The Draw widget in the Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS returns inaccurate measurements when the web map's basemap is an ArcGIS for Server map service, which was not originally projected to WGS 1984 Web Mercator (Auxiliary Sphere).
Last Published: May 20, 2015ArcGIS Online
Bug ID Number
January 23, 2015
September 22, 2022
The bug has been fixed. See the Version Fixed and Additional Information, if applicable, for more information.
• Project the original data to WGS 1984 Web Mercator (Auxiliary Sphere) before publishing the map service to ArcGIS for Server.• Use the Measurement widget in the Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS instead of the Draw widget.