Nearmap 3D content is delivered in a zip file. The zip file's contents are the same whether you receive Nearmap's 3D content via offline channels, or via the 3D Export function in MapBrowser.

The table below shows what you receive in the zip file for each 3D format.

Textured Mesh

Textured Mesh OBJ

Readme.pdfFile describing the exported files (metadata).
Tiles.dbf
Tiles.prj
Tiles.shp
Tiles.shx

The shapefile containing tiles and area of interest of the export.

Folder Mesh_0_0Folder containing the files for the tile Mesh_0_0.
Mesh_0_0/Mesh_0_0-0.jpg
Mesh_0_0.mtl
Mesh_0_0.obj

Files for tile Mesh_0_0.
Mesh_0_0.obj.ofsText file containing projection offset values.


Textured Mesh SLPK

Readme.pdfFile describing the exported file (metadata).
Mesh.slpkSLPK File containing the output content.


Textured Mesh 3MX

Readme.pdfFile describing the exported files.
Mesh.3MXMesh File containing the output content.
.3mxb Internal files.


Textured Mesh – Cesium 3D Tiles

Readme.pdfFile describing the exported files (metadata).

Data(Folder)

Contains the Cesium tileset.

Cesium3dTiles.json

Reference file for the tileset.


Textured Mesh FBX

Readme.pdfFile describing the exported file (metadata).
Tiles.dbf
Tiles.prj
Tiles.shp
Tiles.shx
The shapefile containing tiles and area of interest of the export.
Mesh.fbxMesh File containing the output content.
Mesh.fbmFolder containing textures.
Mesh.fbx.ofsText file containing projection offset values.
Point Cloud

Point Cloud LAS

Readme.pdfFile describing the exported file (metadata).

Tiles.dbf
Tiles.prj
Tiles.shp
Tiles.shx

The shapefile containing tiles and area of interest of the export.
PointCloud_0_0.lasLAS File containing the output content.
DSM

DSM GeoTIFF

Readme.pdfFile describing the exported file (metadata).

Tiles.dbf
Tiles.prj
Tiles.shp
Tiles.shx

The shapefile containing tiles and area of interest of the export.
DSM_0_0.tifGeoTIFF File containing the output content.
TrueOrtho

True Ortho GeoTIFF

Readme.pdfFile describing the exported file (metadata).
Tiles.dbf
Tiles.prj
Tiles.shp
Tiles.shx
The shapefile containing tiles and area of interest of the export.
TrueOrtho_0_0.tifGeoTIFF File containing the output content.
DTM (DEM in US, DTM in AU)

DTM GeoTIFF

Readme.pdfFile describing the exported file (metadata).
Tiles.dbf
Tiles.prj
Tiles.shp
Tiles.shx
The shapefile containing tiles and area of interest of the export.

DTM.tif

GeoTIFF File containing the output content.


The Readme file  contains the following information:

  • Coverage map showing the preview of the export
  • Grid representing the content tiles
  • Data type
  • File format
  • Horizontal spatial reference
  • Vertical spatial reference
  • Tile size
  • Number of tiles
  • Extent of the export (in units of the horizontal spatial reference)
  • Area of the export
  • Capture dates
  • Date of the export

The shapefile contains the polygons representing the following:

  • Every tile in the output (TILE_NAME = Filename_X_Y, e.g. TrueOrtho_3_5)
  • Area of interest of the export (TILENAME = AOI)