Remove custom terrain data
the custom terrain data specified by the user-defined
terrainName. You can use this function to remove terrain data
that is no longer needed. The terrain data to be removed must have been previously
Display Custom Terrain Using Geographic Globe
Display a line from the surface of Gross Reservoir to a point above South Boulder Peak using custom terrain.
First, add terrain for an area around South Boulder Peak by calling
addCustomTerrain and specifying a DTED file. The DTED file is from the SRTM Void Filled data set, available from the US Geological Survey. Name the terrain
Create a geographic globe. Specify the terrain by name, using the
"Terrain" argument of the
geoglobe function. Then, plot the line. Tilt the view by holding Ctrl and dragging.
uif = uifigure; g = geoglobe(uif,"Terrain","southboulderpeak"); lat = [39.95384 39.95]; lon = [-105.29916 -105.3608]; hTerrain = [10 0]; geoplot3(g,lat,lon,hTerrain,"y","HeightReference","Terrain","LineWidth",3)
Close the geographic globe and remove the custom terrain.
terrainName — User-defined identifier for terrain data
string scalar | character vector
User-defined identifier for terrain data previously added using
addCustomTerrain, specified as a string
scalar or a character vector.
Introduced in R2020a