new Cesium.VerticalMeasurement(options)

Draws a measurement between two points that only differ in height.
Name Type Description
options Object An object with the following properties:
Name Type Description
scene Scene The scene
units MeasureUnits The selected units of measurement
points PointPrimitiveCollection A collection for adding the point primitives
labels LabelCollection A collection for adding the labels
primitives PrimitiveCollection A collection for adding primitives


readonlydistance : Number

Gets the distance.
Gets the icon.
Gets the id.

readonlyinstructions : Array.<String>

Gets the instruction text.

readonlythumbnail : String

Gets the thumbnail.
Gets the type.


Destroys the measurement.


Handles click events while drawing a vertical measurement.
Name Type Description
clickPosition Cartesian2 The click position


Handles mouse movement while drawing a vertical measurement.
Name Type Description
mousePosition Cartesian2 The mouse position


true if the object has been destroyed, false otherwise.
Resets the measurement.