# How do I find out the area and volume of a polygon?

You can obtain the area and volume of a created polygon from the Map View (*see **Measuring in the Map View*).

## Area of a polygon

- In the Map View, open the
**Geometry**tab. - Under
**Region**, select the polygon you wish to use. - In the Results section, select the Area check box to calculate the area in the polygon.

## Volume in a polygon

- To find the volume within a polygon, select a
**Horizon**in the navigation bar of the Map View. - Open the
**Geometry**tab and select the polygon you wish to use. - In the Vertical Extents section, define the Top and Base boundaries using a constant or a horizon, or both.
- Select the
**Volume**check box in the Results section to calculate the volume.