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Web Application that visualizes data stored in the NetCDF format on a globe.

122 commits | Last update: March 12, 2019

What Cesium-ncWMS can do for you

  • A Web-based 3D globe visualization for NetCDF data
  • Allows analysis of points of interest by clicking spots on the globe
  • Works in collaboration with ncWMS to translate NetCDF data into images

Cesium ( based visualization using ncWMS to serve NetCDF data and D3 ( to display graphs. A live running version of this software can be found here:

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  • Visualization
Programming Language
  • JavaScript
  • Java
  • Apache-2.0
Source code

Participating organizations


  • Maarten van Meersbergen
    Netherlands eScience Center
  • Niels Drost
    Netherlands eScience Center
Contact person
Maarten van Meersbergen
Netherlands eScience Center