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Distance measurement is wrong

Question asked by fuliaoli on Nov 24, 2015
Latest reply on Nov 24, 2015 by fuliaoli


I'm using ESRI base maps and add local UTM layers in my map app. From I can read, UTM layers would be magically re-projected into ESRI's web mercator. All UTM layers shows ok, but when I use Draw tool to measure the distance between the two borders of a Township, Range and Section(1 mile) I get 1.4miles. Does the distance calculation use a different projection? 

Does anyone have some ideas to solve the problem?  Please help.

Thanks in advance,