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Are there any good 3D libraries/frameworks for rendering 3D worlds in geospatial coordinates on mobile platforms?

Use case: I have some known 3D geospatial features (eg. buildings) with their corresponding lat,long,elevation values as well as an underlying DEM. I would like to render such a "scene" from a given camera viewpoint on either an iOS or an Android device.

I could use opengl-es but it would take some effort to convert the geospatial coordinates to cartesian coordinates. Is there a "geospatial-aware" soft of 3D library for mobile platforms that I could use? Something like the AGI insight3D libraries but for mobile.

Thanks!

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Are you looking to develop or use an app? - play.google.com/store/apps/… is one 3D Visualisation Globe for Android –  Mapperz Jun 7 '12 at 13:20
    
@Mapperz thanks, but I am actually looking to develop an app. –  kentoh Jun 8 '12 at 1:58
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