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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 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.
Google never lets on when it will update an area. You can, however, subscribe to e-mail notifications via Google's new 'Follow Your World' app to receive e-mail when the area …is updated. If enough people subscribe to a given area then Google can use that to prioritize which areas get updated.
You can't update these yourself, but they are updated by Google every 1-3 years. You can, however, add your own content (placemarks, image overays, etc.) to Google Earth or …find other user-content in KML or KMZ files.
Weather data typically updated near real-time on the order of every few hours. The clouds layer are actually taken from weather satellites and are a global picture of the c…louds as recent as 3 hours old.
Imagery Updates Google Earth imagery updates usually happen about every 2-3 weeks but the updates are not to the entire globe but to cities and regional areas often in multi…ple countries. Google provides a KML feed to show where the updates are located and also has a notification service to receive alerts when your selected areas have been updated. See related question for details. Google Earth Software Updates Google Earth software is usually updated several times a year with a major update (e.g. 6.2 -> 7.0) about once per year.
Google providers a data error reporting form (via website) to submit corrections to google's imagery, street names, directions, and so forth. By far the easiest way to provi…de updated information is through the new Google Map Maker tool. This allows you to directly move addresses to the correct location, change type of marker, etc. Submissions get reviewed and if approved get pushed back out to Google Earth and Google Maps.
The free version of Google Earth has an outdated map of the world from about 2005. The paid version of Google Earth is updated regularly.
Google never lets on when it will update an area but you can subscribe to google's 'Follow Your World' notification service to get an e-mail when they do update France or what…ever location you pick. Sometimes newer imagery is available in ' Historical Imagery ', which can be enabled from the View menu. In some cases the 'best' imagery isn't always the newest imagery.
Google tries to keep imagery less than 3 years so if the imagerywhere your house is located is older then you can report it toGoogle. As of 2012, 75% of the world can see the…ir house and neighborhoodin high-resolution on Google Earth and Google Maps. In the meanwhile you can subscribe to receive notification wheneverGoogle does update imagery in home area. See related links below.
Google updates its imagery every 2-3 weeks. You can see what has been updated in each imagery update in the related links below.
On average it is updated every 1-3 years but this can vary depending on the area being updated. Larger cities such as New, York, London and Dallas would be updated more often …then a small little known town or village would.
Google Earth does not have the capability to update their pictures every day. There is typically a one to two year lapse in updates to their site and the process is very costl…y and tedious. In order to update the photos they have to hire people with helicopters in every area they track to perform slow and low fly overs in a grid pattern using an exterior mounted video camera in order the update their site.
No, the placemarks are saved in a different location than the Google Earth application software so that uninstalling or updating Google Earth will preserve the saved places. I…n addition multiple users on the same computer will have their own saved places as they have their bookmarks or favorites for the web browser. The location of the saved placed depends on what version of the OS you're running. See related links below to find the saved places file ( myplaces.kml ) on your computer.
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 fr…equently than others. Google provides KML feeds showing what areas have been updated in a given update. Google also provides a notification service you can signup to alert you when a given area is updated. For details see the related question.
Google never lets on when it will update an area, but you can subscribe to Google's 'Follow Your World' notification service to get an e-mail when they do update Kansas or wha…tever location you pick. Sometimes newer imagery is available in ' Historical Imagery ', which can be enabled from the View menu. In some cases the 'best' imagery isn't always the newest imagery.
Images of Google Earth are updated by people going out and taking more photographs of the planet. By taking regular photos, this keeps Google Earth up-to-date.
Google Earth should automatically prompt you to update, whether it be through the app stores or not, when a newer and updated version is up. If this doesn't happen you may hav…e to allow for this to prompt you to update when there is a new version out or to simply check back every so often to see if it needs an update.