[Science_Parameters: Science_Category='EARTH SCIENCE', Science_Topic='LAND SURFACE', Science_Term='TOPOGRAPHY', Science_Variable_Level_1='TERRAIN ELEVATION']
Earth 3DEntry ID: EARTH_3D
Abstract: Earth3D is a program that visualizes the earth in real time in a 3D view. It uses data from NASA, USGS, the CIA and the city of Osnabruck. The program is available as binary for Linux, MacOS X and Windows under the GPL license.
Access Constraints The program uses OpenGL and QT to view the earth. It downloads the texture and
heightfield data on demand over the internet. You need at least DSL speed
(about 768kbit) to use it. It has been tested on an Athlon 850Mhz with an
Nvidia Geforce 2 MX.
Use Constraints Use this program at your own risk.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: webmaster at earth3d.org
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