Compass Rose and 3D Navigator

The Compass Rose shows the orientation of the Map View relative to North. Placing the cursor over the Compass Rose causes it to change into a 3D Navigator allowing the user better control over the 2D and 3D orientation of the Map View.

Compass Rose - 3D Navigator

Double clicking on the Compass Rose while in 3D view mode will cause the Map View to reorient itself into a top view. The 3D Navigator provides the following view navigation capabilities.

3D Navigator

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