CARTO VL is a JavaScript library to create custom Location Intelligence applications over vector rendering.

Browser support

CARTO VL requires a browser that supports WebGL, a method of generating dynamic 3D graphics using JavaScript, accelerated through hardware.

Most modern browsers support CARTO VL, precisely:

  • Chrome latest.
  • Firefox latest.
  • Microsoft Edge latest, with the most recent Windows update.
  • Safari latest.

Some browsers only have experimental WebGL support. We cannot guarantee that CARTO VL will work on those cases. For a complete list of supported browsers, check To check if your browser is compatible, open