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Dynamic Geospatial Visualization
Create data-driven time-dynamic scenes with
Visualize high-resolution worldwide terrain.
Draw imagery layers using WMS, TMS, OpenStreetMaps, Bing, and Esri standards.
Draw vector data from GeoJSON and TopoJSON.
Draw 3D models using COLLADA and glTF.
Use plugins to extend Cesium.
Built for Performance and Precision
Optimized WebGL with batching and culling efficiently uses hardware-accelerated graphics.
Draw a wide range of geometries including polylines, polygons, billboards, labels, extrusions, and corridors.
Control the camera and create flight paths.
Use standard widgets to control animation time, select imagery layers, and zoom to a location.
One API, Three Views
Cesium supports a 3D globe, 2D map, and 2.5D Columbus View with the same API.