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rhino:googleearth [2015/09/14]
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rhino:googleearth [2016/05/03] (current)
sandy
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 In Rhino V4, we've added tools to the Rhino core that allow you to anchor your model to a specific location on the earth. ​ The goal it to make sure the Rhino core has everything that's needed to support GIS, mapping, architectural,​ and various applications. In Rhino V4, we've added tools to the Rhino core that allow you to anchor your model to a specific location on the earth. ​ The goal it to make sure the Rhino core has everything that's needed to support GIS, mapping, architectural,​ and various applications.
  
-We constantly endeavor to make Rhino the most precise modeler available. ​ When Rhino maps model space (3D Cartesian coordinates) to earth latitude, longitude and elevation, it takes into account the fact the earth is not round (http://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Earth_radius).+We constantly endeavor to make Rhino the most precise modeler available. ​ When Rhino maps model space (3D Cartesian coordinates) to earth latitude, longitudeand elevation, it takes into account the fact the earth is not round (http://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Earth_radius).
  
 =====Overview===== =====Overview=====
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 [[http://​earth.google.com/​download-earth.html|{{http://​www.google.com/​earth/​images/​download_earth.gif}}]] [[http://​earth.google.com/​download-earth.html|{{http://​www.google.com/​earth/​images/​download_earth.gif}}]]
  
-We may also provide a way to import .KML and .KMZ files into Rhino. (Keep in mind that most KML/KMZ files don't have any 3-D geometry.)+We may also provide a way to import .KML and .KMZ files into Rhino. (Keep in mind that most KML/KMZ files don't have any 3D geometry.)
  
-The Google Earth 3-D file format is .KML (uncompressed) or .KMZ (compressed). The .KMZ file format is simply a .KML file zipped up with the extension changed from .ZIP to .KMZ+The Google Earth 3D file format is .KML (uncompressed) or .KMZ (compressed). The .KMZ file format is simply a .KML file zipped up with the extension changed from .ZIP to .KMZ.
  
 For more details on the .KML file format and other useful links, see: For more details on the .KML file format and other useful links, see:
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 **Export, Save, etc.** **Export, Save, etc.**
  
-Select KML from the "Save as type" ​drop down. Select a file name and location. This will create a .KML file that can be converted to a .KMZ file by zipping and renaming form .ZIP to .KMZ.+Select KML from the **Save as type** drop down. Select a file name and location. This will create a .KML file that can be converted to a .KMZ file by zipping and renaming form .ZIP to .KMZ.
  
 **Publishing KML or KMZ files on your website** **Publishing KML or KMZ files on your website**
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   * Premesh complicated polysurfaces and keep the meshes fairly small.   * Premesh complicated polysurfaces and keep the meshes fairly small.
   * The diffuse material color is what shows up in Google.   * The diffuse material color is what shows up in Google.
-  * You can open, edit, and save KMZ and KML files with Google Earth to add additional features beyond ​3-D geometry.+  * You can open, edit, and save KMZ and KML files with Google Earth to add additional features beyond ​3D geometry.
  
 **EarthAnchorPoint command** **EarthAnchorPoint command**
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 Not yet for my type of business, but when I see Manhattan New York at Google Earth, I think there'​s a potential, even when it is quick and dirty because that's also the quality of the buildings to be seen at Google Earth. Not yet for my type of business, but when I see Manhattan New York at Google Earth, I think there'​s a potential, even when it is quick and dirty because that's also the quality of the buildings to be seen at Google Earth.
  
-Gerard Petersen+-Gerard Petersen
  
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