The current stable release of GPlates is GPlates 2.3, released in September 2021...
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(the latest “stable” release)
The current beta release of pyGPlates is PyGPlates beta revision 28, released in August 2020...
Download pyGPlates beta revision 28
(the latest “beta” release)
GPlates runs on Windows, macOS and Linux.
We provide ready-to-use binary installers for Windows, macOS and Ubuntu, enabling a GPlates user to download, install and use the latest version of GPlates immediately. The installers also include the GPlates-compatible geodata described below.
.exeinstaller for a 64-bit version of GPlates on a 64-bit version of Windows 7/8/8.1/10. We also provide a
.zipfile for users who wish to use GPlates without installing it.
.dmgdisk image containing a 64-bit version of GPlates for High Sierra (10.13) or above.
.debpackages for 64-bit architectures. If you are using a different Linux distribution please use the source code package instead.
We provide source-code packages for Windows (in a zip-file) and Linux and macOS (in a tarball). The source-code packages do not contain geodata (described below) which will need to be downloaded separately. To compile GPlates from source, you will require:
Instructions on how to compile GPlates from source may be found in the GPlates source-code releases, in the files:
A sample set of these data-files are also contained within the GPlates installation packages, and will be automatically installed with GPlates. This data has been updated for the GPlates 2.3 release. Thanks to the EarthByte Project for making these data-files available!
Go to EarthByte website for more data and models.
You may download GPlates logo in SVG format. Click here to download GPlates logo files.
Click here to see the detailed GPlates download statistics on sourceforge.net.