The ScaleDisplay displays the current map scale (1:1K or 1:1000).

../../../_images/scaledisplay1.png ../../../_images/scaledisplay_unit1.png


  • Title: Title of the element. The title will be listed in “Layouts” and allows to distinguish between different buttons.

  • Scale prefix: Prefix shown with scale.

  • Unit prefix: Prefix shown with unit, e.g. 1K as 1000.

  • Position: ScaleDisplay alignment (Default: ‘bottom right’).


tooltip: 'ScaleDisplay'          # text to use as tooltip
target: ~                        # ID of Map element to query
anchor: 'inline'/'left-top'/     # ScaleDisplay alignment, default is 'right-bottom'
  'left-bottom'/'right-top'/     # use inline, e.g. in sidebar
scalePrefix: Scale               # prefix, shown with scale
unitPrefix: false                # prefix, shown with unit, e.g. 1K as 1000