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Google Maps is a web-based mapping service developed by Google and is utilized on desktops and mobile devices. It's features include various configurations of street maps, navigation, route planner (by car, foot, bike, public transportation), traffic, and even offline use.
Historic street maps exist for many cities; you can find them at the city library, local historical society or at the State Archives. To find the precise address: the 1880 and later censuses include a column for house number, and the street name is usually written along the lefthand margin of the p…
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log on to the internet from your phone and put in the number u would like to message and message them that's all
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Yahoo!/Google maps I recommend Google or Yahoo! maps. They both have driving directions and they both have a map. In addition, you can also use via michelin, rac route planner, AA route planner and Bing Maps for finding driving directions from 3 or more locations. Howeve, I belive Mappy is the only…
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Google imagery is updated often and even if a plane is caught in flight on a given image -the next update for that area will no longer have the plane. Google Earth is more suited for seeing planes in flight especially with its 'Historical Imagery' so you can return to a particular place and time to …
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No. Satellites and aircraft look down to Earth when taking pictures so only the Street View photographs could technically look inside a door or window, but even those don't have enough resolution to make out details. Also, the Street View photographs are taken from cars and vans on the street so you…
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Go to file front.com then watch a video on youtube to show you how to do the rest.
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70TB for Raw Imagery and 500GB for index data.
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Street View provides users 360 horizontal and 290 vertical panoramic street level views within Google Maps and Google Earth. Google collects these photographs using special cameras and equipment that capture and match images to a specific location using GPS devices. Once the images are captured, …
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You say how to get to where the person who asks you wants to go. Start by thinking about where you are and then say what turns you would take to get to that place, remembering that the person asking may not be familiar with everything you are, so me clear and specific.
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Actually some people got the same problem, and it seems the main cause is the misconfiguration of the firefox itself. some firefox plugins are not so friendly with google maps. if you're not sure which plugin does the problem, try to disable all plugins, reset anything in firefox. run it with comman…
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When a landmass looks larger on a map than it does on the globe that change in shape is called distortion. It is especially apparent in the classic Mercator projection.
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Answer plz tell me , ok uh the path to and from a location is a vertial dilex other known as a crotmosphere. ~chris, B.A in business, Master Degrees in sociology.
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The images in Google Maps (and Google Earth) are updated on a continuous basis. The update cycle is typically twice a month, but only a handful of areas are updated at a given time. Updates are made when new imagery is available from a variety of sources. It's hard to say exactly when an area will…
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A nautical chart (map) shows the shore and land-marks, sea bed conditions, navigation hazards, buoyed channels, and so on, relating to the safe navigation of vessels and inshore boats.
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Yes I can. As a matter of fact, anyone with eyes can see maps.
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Best method is to find location in question using Google Earth then from the File menu select 'View in Google Maps'. Right mouse-click on map from Google Maps to select 'What's Here' link to show nearest address. Likewise, the Street View interface from Google Maps shows approximate addresses for a…
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The web sites meetways.com and mezzoman.com will allow you to enter the addresses and a point of interest and will give you the halfway point.
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They turn there body at an angle to one side, so that the plane is not entirely horizontal. This the gives it a banking angle and the side that it tilts its wings too that it is the side it will turn, without extra force or thrust needed.
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It is a poketech where you can drag the little shapes onto the map to mark places that you want to remember for some reason. I dragged a little shape to the place where one of the guys hands out berries, because I could never remember it. If you want to remember to go back somewhere later, or to vis…
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A street map is a map of a town or city, showing the positions and names of all the streets. This is a map of this website which you can move the 3D map [url=http://www.realmapa.com]http://www.realmapa.com[/url]
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The images in Google Earth (and Google Maps) are updated on a continuous basis. It's hard to say exactly when an area will be updated because some areas may be updated more frequently than others (just because that data is more readily available). While most images are no more than 3 years old in hi…
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It doesn't appear blurred now; it even has some buildings labeled with the building numbers.
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There is a new Google Maps interface which if you allowed at some point becomes the default. There is still the old "classic" Google Maps whch has the street view peg man icon which you're looking for. The new Google Maps interface doesn't have the "peg man" icon on the right-side of the map any m…
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They actually took those pictures by driving a truck with a weird many-lensed camera like a huge bug eye down those streets and then joining the images together. Someplace on Google Maps (or maybe in a news article on another website--I forget) there's a page that explains that and shows a picture o…
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They vary in date taken. The date can be found on the webpage
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It works by Google employees driving around places and taking pictures and after that they merge the photographs together thus making streetview. As for a birds eye view, it is a plane with powerful computers that map the streets as the plane flies over. --Theditchman, I am sorry if any information …
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There is a text input box on the upper-left of the Google Maps page that you can enter addresses either as the full or partial address or even just a city name of zip code.
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From reports in 2006, the Google Earth and Google Maps data servers have 70.5 TB for both its map imagery and index data, and Personalized Search uses 4 TB. ......... "Total area of the planet: 510.3 million km2 Area of land emerged: 149.67 million km2 (29.31%) Area of the seas and oceans: 360…
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Parallels are lines that go up and down the map, latitudes are lines that go across the map from side to side.
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Some sources state that in 2009 there are roughly 55 Million unique visitors each month in the US. In 2010, Google announced that more than 100 million people a month are now using Google Maps for mobile.
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Google Maps uses the same satellite data as Google Earth and updated together usually once or twice a month. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Google Both Google Earth and Google Maps are updated with bulk updates usually once…
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Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program that was originally called EarthViewer 3D created by Keyhole, Inc, a Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) funded company acquired by Google in 2004 (see In-Q-Tel). It maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained fro…
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Google Maps uses the same satellite data and Street View imagery as Google Earth. Google acquires the best imagery available, most of which is approximately one to three years old.
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Search for Google on Google Maps; it's in Mountain View, California.
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Satellite imagery in Google Maps is on average 3 years old. Sometimes newer imagery is available with Historical imagery enabled.
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In earlier versions of the Google Maps and Google Earth APIs, an API key was required which was a unique identifier for a particular user to track usage by user. Google Maps JavaScript API v3 and Google Earth API does not require an API key to function correctly.
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Once or Twice a year. Answer #2 Google doesn't take satellite pictures. Google purchases satellite imagery from a variety of providers such as DigitalGlobe and GeoEye. Much of Google's imagery actually comes from aerial photography mostly in airplanes with special high resolution cameras. Google mak…
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You report a problem in Google Maps by clicking the "Report a Problem" link which is found on the bottom-right of the map then fill out the details. You can report such problems as road name is incorrect, road is closed, place is incorrectly marked on the map, etc.
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Yes of course it happened 2 me
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Yes i have.... im not sure if this will work or not but u can go here ... http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&tab=il i dont think that will work but u can try :s c if that works if not then email me and ill try to get u something diffrent my email... amber.harron@hotmail.com ur welcome :) …
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Falcons beat the seahawks! yeah buddy. i was there. it was awesome. cmon 49ers. lets go. show us what you got!
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Accessing Street View depends somewhat on whether you're using it from Google Maps or Google Earth. Street View in Google Maps: Drag the orange "pegman" icon from the navigation control (on upper-left corner) onto the map to enter Street View mode. If blue lines appear on the map then those lines in…
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Google Maps uses the same satellite data as Google Earth and updated together with bulk updates usually once or twice every month but NOT every area is updated on each update. It's hard to say exactly when a given area will be updated because Google does not provide advance notice and some areas m…
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The steps on Windows is: 1. press Ctrl + PrintScreen 2. Open Paint, Paste, Select the map area you want, Ctrl + C to copy 3. Open Word, Ctrl + V to paste
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Google Maps doesn't display the imagery dates, but Google Earth does. That's Google Earth the desktop application not the 'Earth' mode found in Google Maps. Google reports that the imagery in Google Maps and Google Earth is on average one to three years old. Since both use the same imagery datab…
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Google-enabled android cell phones is one of the primary sources of traffic data for traffic layer in Google Maps. If you use Google Maps for mobile with GPS enabled on your phone, then you're contributing the traffic data yourself. When you choose to enable Google Maps with My Location, your phone …
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Google Maps provides satellite and map views in addition to Street Views. The satellite view of Google Maps uses the same backend satellite imagery database used by Google Earth. The satellite imagery are typically from the GeoEye or DigitalGlobe owned satellites, and some of the imagery are actual…
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Google clearly spells out what you can and cannot do with their products including Google Maps. Since maps and imagery change all the time, Google prefers websites link to an interactive Google Maps via the Google Maps API but there are instances where screenshots to Google Maps imagery is allowed g…
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Google buys or leases satellite imagery from commerical imagery providers such as GeoEye. Since the imagery is aleady in the public domain so to speak Google doesn't normaly black out individual houses or property. Google has greater control over the Street View imagery that Google collects. You c…
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I don't think there is a direct way, but some websites offer something very close to that (copy and paste from Excel Spreadsheet or Save as CSV and import).
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Google maps has a special Markup Language file called KML that is a sublanguage of XML. There is a tutorial at google.com to show how to make a browser embeding object(area) and how to make pop-ups and locations with the KML markup file types. See the related link for more information.
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Google created a new Map Maker web application (that supplements Google Maps) allowing users to create and submit new roads or correct errors in existing roads. See related link below for URL or simply just search Google Map Maker.
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No, placing a pin on the map will only appear on your screen, not in the actual environment.
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Google's algorithm is a closely guarded secret but there seems to be a few things that they do take into consideration. They seem to look at how close you are to the search location, how valid your business seems to be, how complete your listing is and several other factors. One of the keys seems to…
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In 2006 Google Maps was updated to use the same satellite image database as Google Earth. Before that Google had to update and process imagery for both Google Earth and Google Maps where the maps where often out of sync with each other. Now Google updates its central map & imagery database and t…
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You can't and you never will be able to.
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Using Google Maps is simple. You can click on the map to zoom into an area or enter the address (full or partial address, zip code or country name). You can also enter a latitude/longitude value if you have a GPS location. You can also perform searches and show the results on the map such as enter…
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Yes <a href="http://marine.geogarage.com/routes>marine geogarage </a>
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google maps. well it depends on what you like but google maps is easier and better all around
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Google Earth is a 3D earth viewer (run as desktop or mobile application) and Google Maps is a web-based 2-D map viewer with street and satellite views. For desktop platforms, Google Earth is a standalone application that first must be installed while Google Maps is run from a web browser. Client app…
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From my view google earth chenges the street view every year..
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The map you're probably looking at is a flat map with emphasis on the Northern Hemisphere. And the map probably does not display latitude to 90 degrees South Latitude. If you look at a globe -- a round map -- you'll have a better chance of determining the relative size of continents.
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The difference is simple - Google maps is designed to help you find places and get directions. Google map maker is like a wiki for Google maps - it lets you edit Google maps to make the data on it more accurate. You can use Google map maker to update marker locations, trace building outlines, mark r…
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Google Maps shows you see maps of places and gives you directions. Map Maker allows you customize the map to your place and print out the map! Google's Map Maker provides users with an interface to make corrections to the underlying map data used by Google Maps and Google Earth. The changes are re…
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you can show your home through Google map. Put your Address in map and after that you would find your location.
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Youc could select all the text, press Ctrl - C, go to Word and press Ctrl - V. To do a screenshot of the page you can use the Print Screen key. Then go to Word and do a Ctrl - V. This will paste an image of the page, but you will not be able to edit any of the text of the page, as it is only a pictu…
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You can embed Google Maps into a web page of your choosing using HTML and the Google Maps JavaScript API. Google provides code-examples that you can cut-and-paste in your HTML pages and step-by-step tutorials to create your own custom Google Maps. See related link below for details.
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Street View in Google Maps: Drag the orange "pegman" icon from the navigation control onto the map to enter Street View mode. If blue lines appear on the map then those lines indicate where street view is available [not all areas have street view]. Also, in the new Google Maps interface when you …
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Google Earth is a 3D earth viewer (run as desktop application) and Google Maps is a web browser-based 2-D map viewer. Both share the same Google global imagery database with satellite and aerial imagery including Street View photographs. Google Maps is now integrated with Google Earth both with th…
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The maps are created by computer i guess like they draw the streets and stuff and other maps like Google Earth are made by satellite, it takes pictures of the earth from up in space.
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Google maps is more of a web-based GPS, used if you want to know where a place is, how to get somewhere or the address of a building. Google Earth on the other hand is a program where you can see the word at the comfort of your own home. You can explore various landmarks and significant land featu…
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On June 14, 2006 Google Maps was first launched, but it wasn't until 2007 that it was launched for mobile. Today, this site attracts millions of people looking to find routes to their next ideal location. Google Maps was first announced on February 8, 2005 and in June 2005, Google released the Goo…
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You can, but it is a rather new functionality added to Google Maps / Google Earth, and at the moment, the street view is only available for major avenues and roads.
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You can change your default language settings in Google Maps. Click the "gear" settings icon on bottom right of the map then select "Search Settings". Next click Languages and select 'English'. But note even doing this there will be some local languages of street names in some foreign countries. F…
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no Google map is the map of the whole earth, Google earth is the more high tech , it is when you can street view any were in the world, by typing in the address, when u do this, it takes to the doorstep, of the requested address you put in
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Unfortunately, Google has no way to show prev. versions. You can, infact, look at previous versions, but you cannot use it as the scripts will not load the same. The new version of Google Maps uses different processors that would not fit old scripts. Therefore, the old Google Maps will not work any…
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Basically drag the orange "pegman" icon from the navigation control (on upper-left corner) onto the map to enter Street View mode at that location. See related links below.
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On January 23, 2006, Google Maps was updated to use the same satellite image database as Google Earth. On March 12, 2006, Google Mars was launched, which features a draggable map and satellite imagery of the planet Mars. Source Wikipedia.
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i know this isn't the answer you are looking for but only Google can reveal that and unless someone from Google answers this you cant know
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ask someone else! )
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Google maps is where you can see maps of the world, state, county, continent etc. Google mapmaker is where you can.....well, i don't know what mapmaker is! Never saw it
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Simply type a location, you don't even have to put a specific street name or number, and Google Maps will take you to that location.
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According to Google Maps's behind the scenes website, there are Google Maps cars that drive around with cameras and other equipment mounted on them. These cars constantly take pictures of where they drive. These pictures are what you see on Google's street view. Google has been mapping street view i…
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The orange "pegman" icon in classic Google Maps is the tool to activate Street View mode in Google Maps. Normally you drag the orange "pegman" icon onto the map to activate street view mode at that location. The new Google Maps interface is redesigning the street view user interface.
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If you have any questions or just want to discuss Google Maps then you can post your questions in the Google Maps Forum in various categories (How-to, Issues, Suggestions, etc.). You can get help with anything related to Google Maps. See related link below or just search for "Google Maps Forum" on…
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Google Maps like Google Earth may appear to be real-time (or live) in that the Street View and satellite imagery may appear very recent but it's often many months old and sometimes years old. However, Google Maps does provide a near real-time traffic layer. Check 'Traffic' layer in Google Maps.
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The location of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in the Ukraine-Belarus border can be seen in Google Maps or Google Earth at the coordinates 51°23′22.39″N 30°05′56.93″E.
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Google Maps uses the same satellite data as Google Earth, most of which is approximately one to three years old. The roads and place names, etc. are updated on a continuous basis. Google does not provide detailed information about when a specific area will be updated in advance but you can receive…
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February 8th, 2005 - The day Google launched Google Maps.
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When you enter an address in Google Maps it searches Google's vast database of addresses around the world. The source of addresses include third-party sources (e.g. the Yellow Pages, White pages), data submitted directly by local business owners, etc. Google states up front that some addresses are…
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Google Street View is far from live or real-time. In many cases the high-resolution imagery is 1 to 3 years old. It takes time (weeks to months) to capture the street view imagery then process, validate, and integrate it into the Google imagery database in its data centers.
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1. Google maps You don't download google maps. Just go to google web site and in the top right hand corner click on maps. Or click on google maps URL in related links. 2. Google earth To get google earth click on related link below and follow the on-screen instructions.
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