Google Earth Imagery Update – Floods around the World

As we mentioned last week Google recently did an imagery update. The fresh imagery has now been pushed to 'historical imagery' and we are looking at three floods around the world. Lima, Peru We … [Read more...]

Google Earth Imagery Update – Plane Crash in Pakistan and Landslide in Ethiopia

Last week Google updated the historical imagery in Google Earth. It was a somewhat disappointing update for a number of reasons: Due to the demise of the Google Earth API/plugin, we no longer have a … [Read more...]

Google Earth Imagery Update – Plane Crash, Derailed Train, Fireworks Explosion and World Series

Google has recently done an imagery update. Here are a few sights we have found so far. Plane crash in Kyrgyzstan On January 16, 2017, a Turkish cargo plane, Turkish Airlines Flight 6491, crashed … [Read more...]

Google Earth imagery update, earthquake and fire

Google has recently updated the 'historical imagery' layer in Google Earth. Unfortunately, because the Google Earth Plugin/API was shut down last month we can no longer make maps of imagery … [Read more...]

Google Earth imagery update

Google has recently updated the 'historical layer', this time including the southern hemisphere, which we previously noted had been missed in the last update. Unfortunately, due to the recent demise … [Read more...]

Observations about the 2016 ‘historical imagery’ updates

Earlier this week we released maps showing the imagery updates of 2016 according to the 'historical imagery' layer. The maps were created using the Google Earth Plugin/API, which Google has since shut … [Read more...]

Google Earth imagery update outlines for 2016

Today we are releasing our map of Google Earth imagery updates for 2016. Download this KML file to see it in Google Earth. Let us know in the comments if you find any interesting sights that we have … [Read more...]

Google Earth Imagery Update: Strange image in the Sahara

Google has recently pushed out another imagery update. We created maps for March, April and May imagery, but did not find any significant changes in the March and April maps since the last update a … [Read more...]

Google Earth Imagery Update: Russian submarines

Google has done another imagery update. We have mapped out the approximate locations of imagery for March, April and May, 2016 and show the additions since the last update, which was just a week … [Read more...]

Google Earth Imagery Update: LaPlace tornado

Google has recently pushed out another imagery update. We have mapped out the approximate locations of imagery for March, April and May, 2016. The last update we did maps for was this one. There was a … [Read more...]