Post icon


Simulate sun shadows for any time and place
Discovered by Ian
Comment Badges

ShadeMap shows a year round map of sun and shade, anywhere in the world. You can adjust the time and day for any location, and animate shadows cast from buildings and terrain.

Posted in Website
Gallery image 0 Gallery image 1 Gallery image 2 Gallery image 3
Gallery thumbnail Gallery thumbnail Gallery thumbnail Gallery thumbnail
Recommend this?
1 Review 5/5
Founder, Travel Massive

This is a fantastic mapping tool that could be helpful for certain kinds of travel planning, or just as a fun way to explore places.

If you're a photographer this could be a very handy tool to help plan your sightseeing in a new location. Or for a vacation you could find a sunnier side of a beach resort.

6 months ago (edited)
Owner, photographer, filmmaker, Len Kaufman Photographer

Thanks. As a photographer/filmmaker, very useful. I have other such programs, but this is more graphic. Useful for showing to client, when planning a shoot.

6 months ago
Cofounder, TripMapper

This is great fun to play with!

6 months ago
entrepreneur, manyways

very well done!

6 months ago
Event Organizer & Traveler, GlobalGaz

Fascinating, a great tool for photographers!

6 months ago
Co - Founder of, Textomap

Really cool! Also if you're planning a picnic you can check where you shou;d go to depending on preference etc...NICE!

6 months ago