Happy New Year! This month we’ve made improvements to Cesium as we look forward to a great year building the future of geospatial.
CesiumJS 1.77 release
CesiumJS 1.77 is now available. Highlights of the release include:
ElevationBandmaterial, which maps colors and gradients to exact elevations.
ElevationBandallows unique colors and gradients to be mapped to many different elevation ranges while maintaining high performance.
- Fixed an issue where changing a model or tileset’s
silhouetteSizewould trigger an error.
Coloring terrain at exact elevations using
See the changelog for a full list of updates and links to the discussion & code on each one. You can also subscribe to the CesiumJS release thread on our community forum to get notifications about our monthly releases.
Powered by Cesium
For the eighth year in a row, Cesium powered NORAD’s Santa Tracker app, which this year saw Santa wearing a mask and visiting the International Space Station. If you didn’t get a chance to check out Santa’s Workshop at Cesium, take a look.
Santa passing the International Space Station in Cesium.