The Explorer is a geospatial web application for visualizing Earth. It is powered by ESA-NASA Web WorldWind which provides a 3D globe with terrain and imagery as well as 2D maps. The Explorer displays the sunrise and sunset times and solar angles for any point on the earth. It shows the terrain’s aspect and slope for any location. It features user-defined markers and point weather forecasts. It has a search feature to find places.
Please report issues, feature requests and questions in the Explorer’s Issue Tracker on GitHub.
If you are a developer, pull requests are welcomed.
The Explorer uses the following open source libraries and technologies:
WorldWind.Earth and the Explorer are personal projects of Bruce Schubert. I am a software engineer on the NASA WorldWind team, but these projects are built and maintained in my spare time and the web sites are hosted using personal resources.