09 What does the Shadow Length function do?

The Shadow length function calculates

  • the length of the shadow cast by an object depending on the position of the sun.
  • the coordinate where the shadow ends.


  • Location
  • Date, time
  • Height of the object


  • Length of the shadow
  • Position of sun with azimuth and altitude
  • Coordinates, where the shadow ends

In addition, the coordinate of the end of the shadow can be displayed on the map or transferred to the Free Map.