AtlasMaps Grid Calculator

This Table is designed to calculate the Grid sizes to use in QGIS for AtlasMaps Grids.

The width and height for your map series grid objects is determined by the size of the map area on the final output page and the scale required.

Without a Margin
Map Width (mm) Map Height (mm) Map Scale Object Width Object Height

If you require a margin around your displayed map grid object on the final output, then use the following equations to determine the width and height for your map series grid objects.

With a Margin
Map Width (mm) Map Height (mm) Margin Width (mm) Map Scale Object Width Object Height