A simple Esri SceneView react component that builds on the ArcGIS API for JavaScript.

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$ npm install --save react-sceneview

Then, just import to your React component:

import { SceneView, Scene } from 'react-sceneview';


import React from 'react';
import { render } from 'react-dom';
import { SceneView, Scene, Webscene } from 'react-sceneview';

  <SceneView id="sceneview">
      <Webscene  portalItem={{ id: '34859cee6739438d93262a5aa91bf834' }} />

Add a WebScene and/or individual layers:

<SceneView id="sceneview">
    <Layer id="buildings" layerType="scene" url={SCENE_LAYER_URL} />
    <Layer id="districts" layerType="feature" url={FEATURE_LAYER_URL} />

Supports various features such as UI widgets, custom basemaps, selection, highlights, definitionExpression, etc...

<SceneView id="sceneview" onClick={handleSelect}>
  <UI.Zoom position="top-left" />
    <CustomBasemap portalItem={{ id: 'ae53cf192181425ab999e8a19e41a6dc' }} />
    <Layer id="1" url={URL1} layerType="scene" selectable highlight={selection} />
    <Layer id="2" url={URL2} layerType="feature" definitionExpression="Scenario IN (1,2)" />
    <Layer id="3" url={URL3} layerType="feature" visible={false} />

Dynamically add and remove layers:

      {{ layerId, ...layerSettings }) => (

Supports client-side graphics: dynamically add and remove graphics from feature layer.

<SceneView id="sceneview">
      { => (
        <Graphic geometry={graphic.geometry} attributes={graphic.attributes} symbol={graphic.symbol} />
  <DrawingTool onDraw={handleDrawUpdate} />



Name Type Default Description
id string Unique id of this sceneview. This id is used to handle hot module reloading and other component refreshes.
environment object Environment parameters of the sceneview.
goTo object Sets the view to a given target camera or geometry.
onClick function Callback fired after a click in the SceneView. Returns hit test results.
onMouseMove function Callback fired after a mouse move (hover) in the SceneView. Returns hit test results.
onCameraChange function A callback fired after the camera has been changed. Returns the new camera object.


Name Type Default Description
basemap string gray-vector Specifies a basemap for the map. One of ['streets', 'satellite', 'hybrid', 'topo', 'gray', 'dark-gray', 'oceans', 'national-geographic', 'terrain', 'osm', 'dark-gray-vector', 'gray-vector', 'streets-vector', 'topo-vector', 'streets-night-vector', 'streets-relief-vector', 'streets-navigation-vector'].
ground string world-elevation Specifies the surface properties for the map.
initialViewProperties object This object contains properties such as viewpoint, spatialReference, viewingMode, and environment that should be applied to the SceneView when the scene loads.


Name Type Default Description
id string Unique id used to reference the layer.
url string URL of scene or feature layer. If omitted, a layer source is required.
visible bool true Indicates if the layer is visible in the SceneView.
selectable bool false Indicates if features on this layer are returned in onClick and onMouseMove events, as well as from the selection tools.
highlight array [] Feature object ids to be highlighted (usually selection).
definitionExpression string The SQL where clause used to filter features on the client.
renderer object The renderer assigned to the layer, supplied as an Auto-casting object.
rendererJson object The renderer assigned to the layer, supplied as a JSON object generated from a product in the ArcGIS platform.
labelingInfo object The label definition for this layer, specified as an array of LabelClass.
labelsVisible bool false Indicates whether to display labels for this layer.
refresh number Change value to refresh the layer.
outFields array Attribute fields which will be exposed (e.g., through selection callbacks).

If using client-side graphics, the following props are required:

Name Type Default Description
geometryType string Geometry type when using client-side graphics.
fields array Attribute fields when using client-side graphics.
objectIdField string Object id field when using client-side graphics.


Name Type Default Description
geometry object The geometry that defines the graphic's location.
attributes array Name-value pairs of fields and field values associated with the graphic.
symbol object The Symbol for the graphic.


Name Type Default Description
portalItem object The portal item (WebMap or WebScene) containing the custom base map.


Name Type Default Description
url string URL pointing to the Elevation layer resource on an ArcGIS Image Server.

UI.Zoom, UI.Compass, UI.NavigationToggle

Name Type Default Description
position string Position of the UI widget. One of ['top-left', 'top-right', 'bottom-right', 'bottom-left']. Default is 'top-left'.


Find a bug or want to request a new feature? Please let us know by submitting an issue.


Esri welcomes contributions from anyone and everyone. Please see our guidelines for contributing.


Copyright 2019 Esri

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React Sceneview

React component that wraps the ArcGIS JS API 4.x SceneView

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