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If you are just getting started with Web WorldWind, you might be interested in its configuration options. The script below shows you how to set some of these configurations. Please note that these options must be set before you create the WorldWindow or any other WorldWind object.

Setting the Logging Level

// Get detailed logging

// Turn off logging

Changing the GPU Cache Size

// Custom GPU Cache Size
WorldWind.configuration.gpuCacheSize = 500e6; // 500 MB

Changing the Image Path

If your server looks like this:


Then the base URL should be:

WorldWind.configuration.baseUrl = "dir/subdir";

You can copy/paste these snippets into your own file, or check it out in the Web WorldWind examples on GitHub.

NASA WorldWind Project Suspension

WorldWind team would like to inform you that starting April 5, 2019, NASA WorldWind project will be suspended. All the WorldWind servers providing elevation and imagery will be unavailable. While you can still download the SDKs from GitHub, there will be no technical support. If you have questions and/or concerns, please feel free to email at: