Our World is 3D

Use ArcGIS to discover, create and share 3D information about the world around you with experiences that are deep enough for analysts and accessible to everyone.

This interactive 3D web app was built using the ArcGIS API for JavaScript. Click here to create your own

ArcGIS is 3D

Create

Add dimension to your data. Create the as-built environment or conceptualize your vision.

Analyze

Extract value from your raw data to solve problems and understand the big picture.

Visualize

Use 3D models and data visualizations to see patterns, trends and non-obvious relationships.

Communicate

Share ideas, concepts and your work with others in 3D.

How can you use 3D?

Add dimension to your data. Create the as-built environment or conceptualize your vision

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Cross-platform Capability

3D Apps

WEB

Scene Viewer

View, create, and share 3D scenes in a browser. Add your own data and layers to basemaps and 3D maps. Display more data in pop-up windows and infographics.

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DESKTOP

ArcGIS Earth

This interactive globe lets you explore the world. Quickly display 3D and 2D map data, including KML, and sketch placemarks to easily understand spatial information.

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DESKTOP

Esri CityEngine

The advanced 3D city design application for creating, editing, and sharing 3D building models and massive urban environments.

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DESKTOP

Drone2Map for ArcGIS

Streamline the creation of professional imagery products from drone-captured imagery for visualization and analysis in ArcGIS

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DESKTOP

ArcGIS Pro

The latest addition to ArcGIS for Desktop. Create 2D and 3D maps. Edit and analyze data faster than ever using a new, high-performance 64-bit architecture.

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3D App Builders

WEB

ArcGIS API for JavaScript

Next-generation JavaScript API that integrates 2D and 3D. Build full-featured 3D applications powered by web scenes.

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WEB

Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS

Create HTML/JavaScript apps with ready-to-use widgets that run on any device. Customize the look with configurable themes. No coding required.

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WEB

Esri Story Maps

Tell stories that inform, engage, and inspire your audience. Combine web maps with narrative text, photos, and other media.

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MOBILE

ArcGIS Runtime SDKs

Contains APIs to build native mapping apps for Windows, Android, and iOS. Integrate 2D and 3D data visualizations, web and mobile maps, and full GIS capabilities.

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ArcGIS Pro SDK

Extend ArcGIS Pro with your own unique tools and workflows using the ArcGIS Pro SDK for Microsoft .NET

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Industries

3D is an important aspect of your complete GIS skillset. It is a versatile capability that can be used across many professional industries. Take a look at projects related to your field, and find inspiration in how others are using 3D.