Demos and Showcases

Featured Demos

FodarEarth Showcase


A visualization tool for 5-20cm imagery and terrain collected using Fodar.

Doarama Showcase


An online service which uses Cesium for interactive visualisation of GPS logs of sporting activities.

Cesium Sandcastle


Code editor and example gallery. Browse examples of the Cesium API where you can edit and run them all in your browser.

All Demos


WAVE - Waterway Information for Vessels

A mobile web app designed to provide GIS services, historical storm data, and emergency information to commercial fishermen in Louisiana.

Nanaimo Buildings

Nanaimo Buildings

Uses MapGuide with Cesium to display buildings from the city of Nanaimo.



An app for live viewing and replaying of sports routes.

The East Japan Earthquake Archive

The East Japan Earthquake Archive

An archive of images, tweets, and survivor stories from the 2011 East Japan Earthquake.

CyberCity 3D

CyberCity 3D

High-resolution streaming "smart" 3D buildings for GIS.

Paper Drone Flight Planner

Paper Drone Flight Planner

A precision flight planner for UAVs.

OpenWebGIS Showcase


A free online GIS suite with extensive mathematical functionality to calculate and analyze data, similar in functionality to a universal desktop GIS.

3D Harvesting Planner Showcase

3D Harvesting Planner

A 3D OGC-compliant decision-making environment for forestry management.

Red Bull X-Alps Showcase

Red Bull X-Alps

See highlights from the Red Bull X-Alps race.



An interactive documentary for those who love maps and history.

NASA's Data Curtains from Space Showcase

NASA's Data Curtains from Space

Visualize vertical LiDAR curtains acquired by CALISPO with its orbital tracks and MODIS Aqua reflectance.

Drone Flight Showcase

Drone Flight Simulator

3D virtual drone flights using the Oculus Rift.



Interactive 3D visualization and exploration of large semantic 3D city models from CityGML.

GridViz Showcase


Analyze four-dimensional observational data from multiple angles.



Plan and display unit routes and communication networks for tactical scenarios.

Virtual Cities Project

The Virtual Cities Project

Enables users to access data about lost historical landscapes.

EarthViewer Showcase


An app built to support both scientists and enthusiasts in exploring Mars.



Replay and analyze sailing races.

EarthViewer Showcase


An interactive tool for exploring the science of Earth's deep history.


A web app for pilots, to perform a debrief: after landing, pilots use CloudAhoy to review and analyze, relive and replay, and share their flight - for flight training and for fun.


Explore the asteroid Vesta using the highest resolution images available.

Taipei 3D City Navigation

Vehicle navigation in Taipei 3D city with 3D textured models.

4D Choropleth Map

Geospatial data visualization of time-sequential statistics.

Riki Traki

Visualization of outdoor activity GPS tracks with associated photographs and information

Egyptian Obelisk Tracker

Track the historical route of Egyptian obelisks that have been taken from their original locations and installed all over the Western world.

Hiroshima Archive Showcase

Hiroshima Archive

An archive of the Hiroshima atomic bomb and its effects on the surrounding community.

NASA GIBS Showcase


A public catalog of over 100 Satellite imagery layers

FodarEarth Showcase


A visualization tool for 5-20cm imagery and terrain collected using Fodar.

Old Town of Girona Showcase

Old Town of Girona

3D Model of the historical section of Catalonia, Spain.

Windows on Earth Showcase

Windows on Earth

An educational and scientific endeavor where Cesium is used to show different views from the International Space Station.

EclipseTracks Showcase


Interactive solar eclipse visualization.

Divvy.Vision Showcase


An open-source visualization platform of Chicago's Divvy bike share program.

G.E.O. Showcase


An educational game that teaches world geography.

Create.IO Showcase


Real estate information platform bringing research, analysis, and project management together on a single site.

Cycling the Alps Showcase

Cycling the Alps

A 3D map for exploring all the climbs of the Alps and cycling races like Tour de France.

Bhuvan Showcase


The geo-portal for the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).

National Map Showcase

National Map

NICTA (National ICT Australia) is using Cesium in their National Map software for map-based access to Australian spatial data from government agencies.

GPlates Portal Showcase

GPlates Portal

An interactive visualization of cutting-edge geoscience datasets.

youbeQ Showcase


A free multiplayer driving and flight simulator.

French Maps Showcase

French Maps

The French national mapping agency (IGN) displays its geographical and topographical maps with Cesium.

ATO Visualizer Showcase

ATO Visualizer

An online application which uses Cesium for interactive visualization of Air Tasking Orders (ATOs).



"Smart UrbaN ServIces for Higher eNergy Efficiency" delivers innovative digital services, interoperable with existing geographic web-service infrastructures, supporting improved energy efficiency at the urban and building level.

NORAD Tracks Santa Showcase

NORAD Tracks Santa

AGI used Cesium to develop the Santa tracker for NORAD Tracks Santa.

Doarama™ Showcase


An online service which uses Cesium for interactive visualisation of GPS logs of sporting activities.

Powder Tracks Showcase

Powder Tracks

Greg Beatty from AGI used Cesium to develop an app to integrate GPS ski track location data with videos taken on a recent ski trip to Salt Lake City, UT.

EarthKAM Explorer Showcase

EarthKAM Explorer

For the NASA International Space Apps Challenge, developers from AGI used Cesium to build a visualization for images taken from the ISS.

D3 Showcase

D3 and Cesium

Alexander Wood and Ed Mackey from AGI developed an app that showcases the synergy between the powerful open source visualization frameworks D3 and Cesium.



NASA Interactive Satellite Viewer (iSat) is a tool developed by Koansys for exploring satellite orbits with an emphasis on NASA Science missions.

Subspace Showcase


NICTA uses Cesium in the Subspace project for a growing number of 3D geospatial visualization initiatives.

AGSatTrack Showcase


Alex Greenland used Cesium as the core for the redevelopment of his desktop satellite tracking program AGSatTrack.

WebLVC Viewer Showcase

WebLVC Viewer

VT MAK developed the WebLVC Simulation Viewer using Cesium to show a 3D view into a persistent real-time distributed simulation.

Vega Showcase


Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services used Cesium to add 3D to Vega.

Sandcastle Demo

Cesium Sandcastle

A live code editor and example gallery. Browse examples highlighting features of the Cesium API and edit and run them all in your web browser. Cesium applications created in Sandcastle can even be saved and downloaded.

Cesium Viewer

Cesium Viewer

The Cesium Viewer reference application. Simply drag-and-drop a KML, KMZ, GeoJSON, TopoJSON, or CZML file from your desktop into the viewer.

Satellite Viewer

Satellite Viewer

Cesium Language (CZML) is a JSON schema for describing time-dynamic graphical scenes in a web browser running Cesium. This example demonstrates the ability to stream CZML in real-time from a server running STK Components.



CZML showing a mission planning exercise involved in optimizing the flight path for a reconnaissance UAV over the Persian Gulf conducted using STK.