As it is said in the title i have to add a polygon in Google Earth which is integrated in a website. I managed to integrate Google Earth in the Website, so i can view the world but i can not use any functions like searching specific places or add paths. Does anybody know what i could do to fix this? Or did i used a wrong method to integrate Google Earth? I hope this is the right question for this forum.


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What you are looking to do is draw a polygon onto the map using a series of coordinates for the inside and outside bounds. If you want a solid filled polygon, do not include the points for the inner shape. The following code would produce a polygon with a missing center. There are comments within to the code to help guide you as well. I hope this is what you're looking for.

// Create the placemark.
var polygonPlacemark = ge.createPlacemark('');

// Create the polygon.
var polygon = ge.createPolygon('');

// Add points for the outer shape.
var outer = ge.createLinearRing('');
outer.getCoordinates().pushLatLngAlt(48.80, -121.80, 700);
outer.getCoordinates().pushLatLngAlt(48.80, -121.90, 700);
outer.getCoordinates().pushLatLngAlt(48.70, -121.90, 700);
outer.getCoordinates().pushLatLngAlt(48.70, -121.80, 700);

// Add inner points.
var inner = ge.createLinearRing('');
inner.getCoordinates().pushLatLngAlt(48.77, -121.83, 700);
inner.getCoordinates().pushLatLngAlt(48.77, -121.87, 700);
inner.getCoordinates().pushLatLngAlt(48.73, -121.87, 700);
inner.getCoordinates().pushLatLngAlt(48.73, -121.83, 700);

//Create a style and set width and color of line
var lineStyle = polygonPlacemark.getStyleSelector().getLineStyle();

// Add the placemark to Earth.

More information can be found on Google Earth for Developers, Geometries and Overlays.

  • Let me know if this works for you. Jul 28, 2015 at 15:34
  • If it got you to a solution that works for you will you please accept the answer so others can see that the answer has been provided. Thanks! Aug 3, 2015 at 14:21
  • For sure i am new here i didnt knew that.
    – Avanger12
    Aug 4, 2015 at 7:28
  • @Avanger12 I would suggest carefully looking through the tour for further guidance on how the site operates. Welcome to GIS Stack Exchange! Aug 4, 2015 at 14:37

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