Bug report #19662

Scale of scalebar in print composer is wrong.

Added by YiJie Wu over 5 years ago. Updated over 5 years ago.

Category:Map Composer/Printing
Affected QGIS version:3.2.2 Regression?:No
Operating System:Windows 10 Easy fix?:No
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:invalid
Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:No Copied to github as #:27487


The scale of scalebar is about 100 times the actual scale.

I have only 1 map item in that layout. The scalebar unit I selected is "Kilometers".


#1 Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 5 years ago

  • Status changed from Open to Feedback

please attach a sample project with the layout and sample data.

#2 Updated by YiJie Wu over 5 years ago

Hi Giovanni Manghi,

I am very sorry...
I found out that the error occurred because I set the CRS to EPSG:3857.

The detailed explanation is here:

Sorry again!

#3 Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 5 years ago

  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from Feedback to Closed

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