Click the green button at the bottom of this box to see the 3D map of Ghent with buildings and trees. Use the navigation wheel to find your location in the city and look for your favourite spot.
At the right side of to the navigation wheel, you find a slider with a small wrench icon underneath, as indicated by the blue arrow in the image below. Click this icon.
An extra window appears. Here you can select the moment of the day and the day of the year for which you want to see a shadow impact simulation by moving the sliders shown in following image.
Please share your favourite location by leaving a comment. Click the “comments” button of the main menu and fill out your e-mail address for security reasons. After you can explore comments of other citizens and you can spot & comment your own favourite summertime location.
We used the terrain data, the LOD-2 buildings (with standard roof structures) and information about tree implantation inside the city.
No models were used for this case.