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Right-click on the map and choose "Measure distance" from the menu. Dave Johnson


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Click a second location on the maps to find the distance to lớn that point. At the bottom of the page, you"ll see a pop-up window display the total distance so far.

4. If you want lớn measure a more complicated path, you can continue laying down additional points by clicking. After each new point, you will see the distance at the bottom of the page update.


The pop-up window at the bottom of the page shows the distance between all the points on the map. Dave Johnson

5. When you"re done, click the X lớn close the pop-up window at the bottom of the page.

Quick tip: You can move a point you"ve already added khổng lồ the map — just click and drag it to the new destination. You can also remove a point by clicking it (without dragging).

How to lớn measure distance in Google Maps on an iPhone or Android

1. Start the Google Maps phầm mềm on your mobile device.

2. Tap and hold a position on the bản đồ where you"d like to start measuring. A red sạc pin will drop.

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Tap and hold on the map to drop a pin. Dave Johnson

3. Tap the pop-up at the bottom of the screen for the dropped pin.

4. Tap Measure distance.


Choose Measure distance from the pin"s details page. Dave Johnson

5. When the pop-up disappears, move the map until the target is positioned over the new location where you want khổng lồ measure. (Note that you"re moving the map, not the point.) Then, at the bottom of the screen, tap Add point. You should see the distance in the lower left of the screen.

6. If you want khổng lồ measure a longer or more complex path, you can continue adding points. To vì that, move the bản đồ again and you"ll see that a new line segment appears with a new target. When it"s where you like, tap Add point again. After each new point, you should see the distance update.

See the distance between all points on the maps at the bottom of the screen. Dave Johnson

7. When you"re done, tap the Back arrow at the top left of the screen.

Quick tip: You can"t move a point you"ve already added to the map, but you can remove the most recent point by tapping the Undo button at the top of the screen. To lớn start over, tap the three-dot thực đơn at the đứng đầu right of the screen and choose Clear.

Dave Johnson is a technology journalist who writes about consumer tech & how the industry is transforming the speculative world of science fiction into modern-day real life. Dave grew up in New Jersey before entering the Air Force to operate satellites, teach space operations, và do space launch planning. He then spent eight years as a nội dung lead on the Windows team at Microsoft. As a photographer, Dave has photographed wolves in their natural environment; he"s also a scuba instructor and co-host of several podcasts. Dave is the author of more than two dozen books and has contributed to lớn many sites and publications including CNET, Forbes, PC World, How to Geek, & Insider.
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