Access Basemaps and Terrain in Site Viewer
Access and Download Basemaps
To download MATLAB® basemaps:
On the MATLAB Home tab, in the Environment section, click Add-Ons > Get Add-Ons.
In the Add-On Explorer, scroll to the MathWorks Features section, and click show all to find the basemap packages. You can also search for the basemap add-ons by name (listed in the following table) or click Features in Filter by Type.
Select the basemap data packages. For more information about basemaps, see
Basemap Name Basemap Data Package Name
MATLAB Basemap Data - bluegreen
MATLAB Basemap Data - grayland
MATLAB Basemap Data - colorterrain
MATLAB Basemap Data - grayterrain
MATLAB Basemap Data - landcover
In addition, Site Viewer also supports external basemaps that you can select from the basemap picker. The following options are available:
You need an active internet connection for all Site viewer basemaps
Dark Water. Use
addCustomBasemap to access basemaps from user-specified URLs.
If basemap does not render correctly in Site Viewer (for example only the ocean is visible), check if the basemap server supports CORS (cross-origin resource sharing). Site Viewer does not support basemaps that do not support CORS.
To access terrain data for Site Viewer, you need an active internet connection.
addCustomTerrain to access terrain data from DTED-files without an
active internet connection.