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How can you find live satellite images in Google Earth?
Here's a citation from Mark Aubin's post at the Google Librarian Central, about the source of Google Images: "We collect it via airplane and satellite, but also… just about any way you can imagine getting a camera above the Earth's surface: hot air balloons, model airplanes - even kites." Please see the whole post at the related link from Google. And, for extra credit, see the blog post about "How Google Earth (Really) Works" by a co-founder of Keyhole, who first built what became Google Earth. Google Earth acquires their images from many sources. Some of these sources include from satellites in space, airplanes flying over particular locations, and people that drive along the street, taking pictures and video of the area.
They collect their satellite images from a variety of cameras including; low level satellite photography, aerial photography and even on occassion kite and balloon cameras. Th…ough most people think that the images are live they are in fact three years old on average.
While it's possible to photograph a tornado don't think one has been captured in Google Earth satellite or aerial imagery. What you can see is the near real-time weather overl…ays for an area during a tornado. There are historical paths of tornadoes that can be seen in Google Earth. What is more readily available is imagery showing the aftermath of a tornado. On May 4th 2007 the town of Greensburg, Kansas was devastated by a tornado and most of the town was destroyed. Shortly after the devastation, one of Google's satellite providers, DigitalGlobe , jumped into action and gathered imagery of the region for search-and-rescue teams and made it available to Google Earth.
One can view live images on Google Earth by clicking on the 'Satellite' button when in Google Earth. This opens a live satellite image link to the area one is interested in.
You can go to your local county web page. There should be a section for taxes and there will be a GIS Mapping tool on there. As long as you know the property address you… can see images.
The satellite takes pictures of the earth, and sends the photos down by radio, as a digital data-stream. Maybe kind of like the same way you send pictures to your friend's … cellphone, you suppose ?
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 mor…e frequently than others (just because that data is more readily available). While most images are no more than 3 years old in high resolution areas, low resolution imagery in some areas may be older. When high-res or newer imagery is not available, the base map used in Google Earth is a circa 2000 TerraMetrics/NASA 15 meter resolution base imagery. It takes months of post processing new imagery before they go online so bulk updates usually happen about every 2-3 weeks. Google Earth and Google Maps share the same backend satellite image database and are updated together. Why are newer images sometimes found in Historical Imagery? Newer imagery is sometimes available in 'Historical Imagery', which can be enabled from the View menu option in Google Earth. Sometimes older images are actually of better quality than new images (i.e. there might be a huge cloud over a certain area which encourages using the older, clearer image). This feature is not available in Google Maps. Where was Google Earth imagery last updated? If you want to see where Google Earth (and Google Maps) imagery was last updated either check out the Google Earth Blog for update announcements or simply click on the 'Google Earth Imagery Updates' link below to see the highlighted areas on the globe. When will my area be updated? Due to overwhelming demand when a given area will be updated Google has created a new e-mail notification service. Check out 'Follow Your World' in related links below.
Yes, you certainly can. You can either do this through their earth or maps services. Depending on the area you wish to view, you will have access to satellite images of varyin…g qualities.
Google Earth was first released in 2005 so 1998 imagery is rare. This means Google acquired and processed imagery from that year -- old imagery would be for a small area or… region. For example, there is imagery for 1938 in San Francisco, CA but for only within the city limits and New York City has some imagery for April 1997.
Google Earth gets its imagery from a number of imagery providers including GeoEye and DigitalGlobe, which own and operate high-resolution commercial earth imaging satellites. … GeoEye GeoEye-1GeoEye-2 (Future) DigitalGlobe QuickBirdWorldView-1WorldView-2 Details can be found in related links below.
It depends one what satellite it is. Differents types of satellite orbit the Earth at different altitudes. In Low Earth Orbit satellites travel between 160km and 2000km above …the Earth, in Medium Earth Orbit they travel between 2000km and 35000km above the Earh, and in Geostationary Orbit they travel above 160km and below 35000km around the Equator.
Sorry, but you can't find penguins on Google Earth. Reasons are that either the penguins are too small for the satellites to capture, or Google engineers erased them out while… in the process of making Google earth. But if I am wrong, try Antarctica. Answer #2 Google Street View cameras have recently mapped a minuscule patch of land in Antarctica that is inhabited by penguins and this imagery is now live on Google Maps (and Google Earth) for all to explore. See related links to see the penguins.
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You can also see Venus, the other planets, and other galaxies in the Sky mode view. For example in Sky mode you can enter "Venus" in the search box to jump there. . Mars and …the Moon are available for Google Earth as separate views each with "Street View" showing high resolution imagery taken by NASA landings. .
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 or twice every month but NOT every area is updated on each update.
Google allows use of screen shots on public web sites if you follow its guidelines (see links below) including unaltered images with full attribution, etc. Three requirement…s from Google's permission guidelines: All uses of Google Maps and Google Earth and its Content must provide attribution to Google and our suppliers.Google does not approve of any use of Content without proper attribution.Depending on the region, the Content provider may be Google alone or Google and one or more 3rd party providers.
One website which uses satellite images is the Meteorological Office website. It uses images from geostationary (fixed) satellites and the pictures on the website are updated… hourly to give excellent pictures of the prevalent weather patterns.