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Himalayas as seen with the 3D Terrain Viewer. Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery, processed by Sentinel Hub. 🌐

Terrain Viewer in EO Browser: A Play of Light and Shadow

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Animation of the Himalayas, made using the 3D Terrain Viewer. Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery, processed by Sentinel Hub. 🌐

Vertical Terrain Scaling

Vertical terrain scaling over Danakil Depression, Ethiopia. Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery, processed by Sentinel Hub. 🌐
Terrain anomalies of the lake Ptuj, Slovenia. Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery, processed by Sentinel Hub. 🌐

Light and Shadow

Changes in shadows throughout the day on October 30, based on the position of the Sun. Mountains of New Zealand with Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery, processed by Sentinel Hub. 🌐
Grand Canyon with shadows “baked” in. Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery, processed by Sentinel Hub. 🌐
Sunset over Mauna Kea, Hawaii. Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery, processed by Sentinel Hub. 🌐
Shadow rendering distance changes over New Zealand mountains. Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery, processed by Sentinel Hub. 🌐
Shadow map size comparison, Himalayas (low resolution of 1024 x 1024 px on the left, high resolution of 4096 x 4096 px on the right). Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery, processed by Sentinel Hub. 🌐
Comparison of ambient, diffuse and specular lighting types. 🌐
The animation over the New Zealand Mountains, showing the behaviour of the ambient, diffuse and specular shading factors. Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery, processed by Sentinel Hub. 🌐

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Practical Use Cases

Maratona dles Dolomites, from Sabina’s blog post.
Nyiragongo volcano, as seen with Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery. Processed by Sentinel Hub. 🌐
Nyiragongo volcano, as seen with the 3D Terrain Viewer. Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery, processed by Sentinel Hub. 🌐
3D view of the Himalayas with a sunset, visualized with a custom script. Copernicus Sentinel-2 imagery, processed by Sentinel Hub. 🌐

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