Class: SphereSensor

X3D: 3.3
Component: PointingDeviceSensor

x3dom.nodeTypes. SphereSensor

SphereSensor converts pointing device motion into a spherical rotation around the origin of the local coordinate system.

HTML Encoding and Default Values

<SphereSensor autoOffset='true' enabled='true' metadata='X3DMetadataObject' offset='0,1,0,0' ></SphereSensor>




Constructor for SphereSensor

Name Type Argument Default Description
ctx Object <optional>
null context object, containing initial settings like namespace


These are the X3D / X3DOM fields of this node. Values should usually be received / set as strings via DOM functions (i.e., using setAttribute("myFieldName", "myFieldValue") and getAttribute("myFieldName")).
Name Type Default Value Range Inheritance Standard Description
autoOffset SFBool true X3DDragSensorNode Determines whether offset values from previous drag gestures are remembered / accumulated.
enabled SFBool true X3DDragSensorNode Specifies whether this sensor is enabled. A disabled sensor does not produce any output.
metadata SFNode X3DMetadataObject X3DDragSensorNode Field to add metadata information
offset SFRotation 0,1,0,0 Offset value that is incorporated into the rotation output of the sensor. This value is automatically updated if the value of the autoOffset field is 'true'.