Cesium - An open-source JavaScript library for world-class 3D globes and maps

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CesiumJS is a JavaScript library for creating 3D globes and 2D maps in a web browser without a plugin. It uses WebGL for hardware-accelerated graphics, and is cross-platform, cross-browser, and tuned for dynamic-data visualization.

  • It provides support to visualize high-resolution global terrain. Optionally exaggerate terrain.
  • Draw 3D models using glTF 2.0 with Physically-Based Rendering (PBR) materials, animations, skins, and morph targets.
  • Use legacy Google Earth Enterprise terrain and imagery.
  • Industry standard vector formats, such as KML, GeoJSON, and TopoJSON, including terrain clamping.
  • Draw and style a wide range of geometries like points, labels, billboards, boxes, spheres, ellipsoids, and cylinders etc
  • Camera navigation with mouse and touch handlers for rotate, zoom, pan with inertia, flights, free look, and terrain collision detection.




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