Map Marginalia

On Modify menu of main MICRODEM Menu,  or a right click on map


Form allows you to set modify map marginalia.

  • Legend Elements to be drawn and locations.
    • Elevation color scales
    • Scale bar--the program will not draw a scalebar on small scale maps where the scale varies dramatically with latitude.  Cartography, Latitudinal scalebars will put multiple scalebars on the map.  
    • Terrain categories
    • Database legends
    • N arrow
    • Map name--especially useful for a number of maps to be assembled into a single large,composite figure.
  • The left and bottom margin can be resized for a DEM map. They cannot be changed for imagery.
  • Grid
  • Redraw Map button redraws the map with the modified marginalia.


Last revision 3/23/2016