Question by  GeorgeJung (33)

What exactly is Google Earth?

I keep getting offers to download it.


Answer by  Doug88 (7)

Google Earth is a 3D map of the Earth. It will show you where every city in the world is located as well as streets, landmarks and more.


Answer by  trigonometry (668)

It is a program that displays a world map. It is based on a 3D visualization. You start from looking at the globe and can move around and zoom in. For some areas you get additional contents from Picasa, Wikipedia or user generated 3D models of buildings.


Answer by  psyanoid (163)

Google Earth is a program made by Google Inc that allows you to explore satellite-generated images of the earth and to zoom in to any place on the planet.


Answer by  askanswer (349)

Google Earth is a program published by Google which allows you to view satellite images of the entire world. You can zoom in and out of any region to see various terrain features.


Answer by  drew89 (117)

Google Earth is a program that installs to the desktop that lets you search for any location in the world and zoom into almost street view. You can plot addresses also.


Answer by  teach2learn (9)

Google Earth is a very cool application that provides 3D views of geographic locations visible on earth, in space, and even places like underwater canyons.

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