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When I use the hillshade tool this is what the map looks like. The shaded relief is not showing what it should.

How do I fix this?

  • You haven't provided any information that would help us answer your question. Raster details, hillshade tool parameter values etc... – user2856 Jun 17 '17 at 10:39
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This is caused when the source DEM is in a geographic coordinate system rather than a projected coordinate system. The solution is to project the source DEM to a projected coordinate system (e.g. UTM) and rerun the hillshade.

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