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WebGL virtual globe and map engine
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.externalToolBuilders Normalize line endings
.settings JSDoc upgrade work in progress
Apps Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master' into kml
Documentation Ongoing PinBuilder work
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ThirdParty Upgrade to CodeMirror 4.6
Tools Fix gallery images for dev-only Sandcastle demos.
launches Switch the Eclipse external tools to run node directly for the server.
.gitattributes Add .gitAttributes file for line-ending normalization.
.gitignore Add default web.config file for easier IIS deployment
.jshintrc Convert JSHint settings to a .jshintrc file.
.project Remove ancient remnant of the JSLint eclipse plugin.
.travis.yml Merged jsHint and release into one command Merge branch 'master' into respect-range Tweak Added my name (Keith Pomakis) to the contributers list. Add third-party libraries used by KML Add GPlates screenshot to
build.xml Update Cesium version to 1.7.
favicon.ico Eliminate Images folder.
index.html Fix broken path
index.release.html Remove the "built" version of HelloWorld.
logo.png Switch the release process to a single zip file
package.json Update Cesium version to 1.7.
server.js Display better error messages from node server.js
web.config Add default web.config file for easier IIS deployment

Cesium 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.

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See the Cesium Up and Running tutorial. Have questions? Ask them on the forum.

Interested in contributing? See the wiki.


Our mission is to create the leading web-based globe and map for visualizing dynamic data. We strive for the best possible performance, precision, visual quality, ease of use, platform support, and content.


Apache 2.0. Cesium is free for both commercial and non-commercial use.

We appreciate attribution by including the Cesium logo and link in your app.

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