PyGPlates now supports Python 3

PyGPlates now supports Python 3. 

You can download pyGPlates:

What’s new in pyGPlates revision 28:-

  • Windows and macOS support for Python 2.7, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7 and 3.8.
    • macOS libraries signed and notarized by Apple (should no longer get security prompts).
  • Ubuntu support for 16.04 LTS (Xenial), 18.04 LTS (Bionic), 19.10 (Eoan) and 20.04 LTS (Focal).
  • Create topological features (dynamic lines, polygons and deforming networks):
    • Usually they are built in GPlates, but this can now be done in pyGPlates.
    • See the sample code.
  • Supports deforming trenches when used with subduction convergence script.
  • Much faster querying of reconstructions.
  • Bug fixes.

More information about this release:

PyGPlates documentation and tutorials are available at: