Hi Ritva,

OSM data can be exported into open-source programs like JOSM or QGIS. Once in
there, they are pure vector polygons which can be reprojected onto a CRS and get
areas calculated.

Hope it helps.

On Thu, May 21, 2020 at 07:44:33AM +0000, Vilppola, Ritva wrote:
>    Hi Team,
> 
> 
>    I’m looking into mapping areas to determine the heat island effect and
>    was wondering if OSM measures the sqm of areas that are mapped on OSM
>    as a quantity e.g 100sqm of vegetation, 50sqm of building footprint,
>    200sqm of park areas?
> 
> 
>    And if it does, can this be exported specifically?
> 
> 
>    Thanks,
> 
> 
>    Ritva Vilppola
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