GeoRose is a rose diagram and stereonet plotting program, which can plot structural geology rose diagram, equal area and equal angle stereonet diagram.


  • Generate strike, dip direction and dip rose diagrams, and equal area and equal angle stereonet diagrams.
  • Export diagram in PNG, PDF, PS and SVG formats.
  • Complete diagram displaying control.
  • Support transparent background.
  • Calculate strike from dip direction.
  • Process both plane and lineation data
  • Polar net grid for stereonet diagram
  • Mouse coordinates tracking
  • Copy data from and to spread sheet.
  • Both Windows and Mac OS X versions available
  • Version 0.4.3 provides polar area diagram / Nightingale plot
  • It is FREE.

To cite GeoRose in publications, use

title        = {GeoRose},
author       = {{Yong Technology Inc.}},
address      = {Edmonton, Canada},
year         = 2014,
url          = {}

Below is a short tutorial:

51 Replies to “GeoRose”

  1. Hello
    I am using it for plotting aspect of glaciers. What does diagram interval in degree would mean here then? Is it possible to show frequency in the actual range of aspect that goes from 0 to 360

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