ion SDK new Cesium.HeightMeasurement(options)

Draws a measurement between a selected point and the ground beneath that point.
Name Type Description
options Object An object with the following properties:
Name Type Description
scene Scene The scene
units MeasureUnits The selected units of measurement
locale String optional The BCP 47 language tag string customizing language-sensitive number formatting. If undefined, the runtime's default locale is used. See the Intl page on MDN
points PointPrimitiveCollection A collection for adding the point primitives
labels LabelCollection A collection for adding the labels
primitives PrimitiveCollection A collection for adding primitives


readonly distance : Number

Gets the distance in meters
Gets the icon.
Gets the id.

readonly instructions : Array.<String>

Gets the instruction text.

readonly thumbnail : String

Gets the thumbnail.
Gets the type.


Destroys the measurement.


Handles click events while drawing a height measurement.
Name Type Description
clickPosition Cartesian2 The click position


true if the object has been destroyed, false otherwise.
Resets the widget.