AREA calculations in ARC/INFO

  1. Project the coverage into Lambert Azimuthal EQUAL AREA
  2. The area found in the PAT is the true land area, in square meters (m2).

Conversions

  • square meters (m2) / 1,000,000 = square kilometers (km2)
  • square meters (m2) / 10,000 = hectares (ha)