Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 5: A detailed look – the Americas

We have recently been looking at our map created from the Google Maps API's Maximum Zoom data: Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 1: Data collection Google Maps API Maximum Zoom - Part 2: … [Read more...]

Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 4: Continuing the detailed look

We have recently been looking at our map created from the Google Maps API's Maximum Zoom data: Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 1: Data collection Google Maps API Maximum Zoom - Part 2: … [Read more...]

Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 3: Starting on a more detailed look

We have recently been looking at our map created from the Google Maps API's Maximum Zoom data: Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 1: Data collection Google Maps API Maximum Zoom - Part 2: … [Read more...]

Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 2: Overview

Yesterday we showed you a map of the maximum available zoom level found in Google Maps. If you don't already have it, download this KML file to view it in Google Earth. Today we are looking at … [Read more...]

Google Maps API Maximum Zoom – Part 1: Data collection

Ever since we did the posts on historical imagery density we have been looking for a way to map parts of the earth that do not yet have historical imagery. Sadly, the Google Earth plugin does not … [Read more...]

Imagery updates: what’s that image

On Monday we showed you a way to find all the satellite imagery from a given date range; in our case we looked for imagery taken since July 1st, 2015. Yesterday we had a look at who supplies the … [Read more...]

Google Earth imagery suppliers

Yesterday we had a look at a way to find recent imagery in Google Earth. We thought it would be interesting to do a survey of the imagery we found and see where Google gets its imagery from. To find … [Read more...]

Finding imagery updates with the Google Earth plugin

The last time Google released an imagery update map was as part of the new 'Voyager' layer introduced at the end of June. An anonymous reader let us know about a number of recent updates in Europe, … [Read more...]

Satellite imagery strips and degrees of latitude and longitude

After creating a global map of historical imagery density last week, we have been experimenting with higher resolution versions for a small area. High resolution historical imagery density Latitude … [Read more...]

Historical imagery density: Part 3 – two hotspots

Earlier this week we showed you our historical imagery density map. Looking at the map a number of hotspots are immediately apparent. However, many of these hotspots result from anomalies in the way … [Read more...]