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TerraExplorer for Web (TE4W) is a lightweight 3D GIS viewer that enables you to view and analyze high-resolution, stunningly realistic 3D content in a web browser, without any plug-ins. The employment of HTML5/WebGL standards allows TerraExplorer for Web to provide support for multiple platforms and browsers. TerraExplorer for Web further extends the core functionality with additional capabilities and enhanced performance.


TerraExplorer for Web, is a lightweight 3D GIS viewer that seamlessly accesses online data from Skyline' Skyline Globe Server, enabling users to view high resolution, stunningly realistic SkylineGlobe 3D content in a web browser, without any plugins. This latest addition to Skyline's TerraExplorer product line serves as a perfect complement to Skyline's Power 3D desktop and mobile applications, offering simple, no download, no installation solution for online viewing of terrain, 3D city layers, feature, KML files and raster layers. Based on the HTML5/WebGL standard, TerraExplorer for web supports multiple platforms and browsers.

Lightweight Online Viewer 

Based on the HTML/WebGL standard, TerraExplorer for Web 3D GIS viewer requires no plugin or application installation.

Multi-Platform, Multi-Browser

TerraExplorer for Web provides support for multiple platforms (Windows, Mac, Linux and select mobiles devices) and multiple web browsers (Chrome, Edge, Firefox and others).

Explore Data

Explore data from SkylineGlobe Server: terrain, GIS Feature Layers, imagery and elevation raster layers, urban model layers and point cloud layers. Data is seamlessly fused for a photo realistic visualization.


Measure and Analyze

Easily access distance and area measurement tools and graphic terrain profile for an enhanced understanding of the 3D environment.


Data Query

TerraExplorer for Web offers address and point of interest search capability plus reverse search to enable you to quickly find and display the 3D environment information you require. 

Optimized Performance

Fast loading times and smooth navigation for a pleasurable user experience.

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