Floating Uluru at a terrain LOD, shenanigans

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Brief description of the issue:
Uluru floats on top of its low-resolution terrain bump. Teleports back to ground level at close approach (tried to clip under the rock), which is fun.
Provide Screenshot(s)/video(s) of the issue encountered:
Attached a tiny clip and a screenshot.


Detail steps to reproduce the issue encountered:
(edit) Max LOD. Flew towards Uluru from East. Same happened when circled around from the West.
Did you submit this to Zendesk? If so, what is your ticket #?
99992 (edit: marked as solved in Zendesk)

That’s weird! I was just there yesterday and I did not see that. But I gave it a vote, anyway!

Might be due to a specific LOD combo? Mine was maxed out.

I don’t think that comes from terrain LOD but comes from the Objects LOD

Well, to me it looks like the separate Uluru model is sitting on the elevation model (instead of being fixed in lat, long and geocentric height), and the elevation model changes according to terrain LOD under the Uluru model. You can see the elevation model being refined to flat approaching the rock, and when the terrain goes flat under the centroid of the Uluru model, the rock comes down to level. The rock itself doesn’t look like to have a visible LOD jump - unless the LOD models are centered differently as well… and of course it’s a bit hard to see 1-to-1 changes when the rock jumps several hundreds of meters :smiley:.

Bug was marked as solved some 20+ days ago in Zendesk, but is still there, after a couple of updates. Vegetation has disappeared, though, and the initial LOD jump as mentioned in other threads is stillt there as well :roll_eyes:

I’ve seen this happen, months ago. There is a wrong elevation or position in one of the LOD models most likely. It was jumping up and down for me depending on the angle or distance…

This was 5th October, 2020…


Over Yulara it was fine.

I did a drone flyby of Uluru after landing at YAYE. I don’t seem to have the LOD issue.

Just flew past today and Uluru was fine at a distance but then went the weird doubled-up when I was within a few NM and when I got further away it was fine again. After landing at YAYE I could see Uluru as normal.


Same thing with me, as I got closer it got weird, but from a distance was fine.

Had this issue just today as well…