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How does Google show the earth view to people?
Street View provides users 360° horizontal and 290° vertical panoramic street level views within Google Maps and Google Earth. Google collects these photographs using spe…cial cameras and equipment that capture and match images to a specific location using GPS devices. Once the images are captured, they are "sewn" together to create a 360° panorama. Faces and license plates are blurred before the panorama images are served and become viewable online. . Details and history of Street View can be found in the related links below..
As a default, Google Earth opens and spins to show the United States, Canada, Mexico. You can change this, however.
Based on the apparent resolution of automobiles; And considering that you're looking straight down on people standing or walking around... Each person, even very fat… people, would take up One Pixel or less, Which means that they would just blend into the background, lawn or street. Occasionally; You can in fact see people, Such at Austrailia's Bimbi Beach, But these Aerial Images were not taken by Satellites.
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 from satellite imagery, aerial photography and GIS 3D globe. It was available under three different licenses, two currently: Google Earth, a free version with limited function - noizyoyster.com
Under the View menu make sure 'Status Bar' item is checked otherwise you won't see the elevation which appears on the bottom of the map.
There are two ways you could just keep clicking on the street unless it doesnt let you (etc. small streets)i think there is a button of a small person at the bottom right of …the screen that lets you see street view (not too sure about that one)
No. The pictures that make up Google earth are only taken occasionally for each location. Therefore it is impossible to see in real time.
Street View, google's high-res panoramic view, can be enabled in Google Earth v6 by dragging the orange "pegman" icon (found near the navigation controls) onto the map.
type into Google: "would you please show me a birds eye view of (insert place you require a birds eye view of here) please your majesty, because i love you". I'm sure his maje…sty will give you one. :))))
In Google Earth v6 you drag the new orange "pegman" icon (found near the navigation controls) onto the map to enter Street View. As of Jan 2012 Google has discontinued Stre…et View support in Google Earth 5.2 and earlier.
Flightwise (formerly FBOweb) introduced the ability to track flights in Google Earth. They created some special network links to show the approximate positions of all the in-b…ound flights for several major US airports. The tracks show the position as a placemark and a track of the last few minutes of the flight. You can view the Flightwise web site for these Google Earth layers or use the direct link in the related link section below.
When you add a new placemark to your saved places these are saved in a file ' myplaces.kml ' on your computer. You can right-mouse click a given placemark and select 'Snapshot… View' to save the current view. You can create a new placemark in the Add menu or in the toolbar.
Google Earth is made of pictures taken from satellites. If your house is new or has been renovated, the satellites may not have taken a picture of it yet.
In Google Earth there is a Photos layer (includes Panoramio and 360 Cities) which if checked will show photos in the selected view. Click the square "photo" icon on map to see… the photos in a popup.
Open File menu in Google Earth and select "Email" with two options: 1) Email view and 2) Email image. Select Email view to e-mail a KMZ file of the view which will lauch in… Google Earth at the destination or select Email image to e-mail an screenshot image of the current view.
Google Earth View is pretty amazing. It allows the user to zoom in basically to street level views of just about anything via satellites. It's great to see the topography of… the land.
The main menu in Google Earth is located along the top of the mainwindow with the sub-menus labeled: File, Edit, View, Tools,Add, and Help . View menu is the third option …in the main menu with the followingoptions: . Toolbar . Sidebar . Full Screen . View Size . Show Navigation . Status Bar . Grid . Overview Map . Scale Legend . Tour Guide . Atmosphere . Sun . Historical Imagery . Water Surface . Explore -> Switch to Earth, Sky, Mars, Moon . Reset . Make this my start location Details can be found under the Help menu. Select 'Help resources'.