The MeshSphere command draws a polygon mesh sphere.

Steps

Pick the center and radius for the base circle.

**Note**: See the Circle command for option descriptions.

Sphere options

4Point

Draws the sphere based on three points that define a circumference and a point to establish the location.

4Point steps

1. | Pick three points, or two points and a Radius, to define a circle that will lie on the sphere. |

2. | If no Radius is specified, pick a fourth point to specify the sphere's location. The fourth point sets the size of a sphere constrained by the circle. |

Mesh options

AroundFaces / VerticalFaces

AroundFaces (1)

The number of faces around the circumference.

VerticalFaces (2)

The number of faces from the base to the apex.

See also

Draw a solid sphere.

Create a mesh from a NURBS surface or polysurface.

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