Google Maps Gets A Ton Of New High-Res Imagery

    September 7, 2012
    Chris Crum

Google announced that it has added a whole bunch of new aerial and satellite imagery to Google Maps and Google Earth, and new 45 degree imagery in Google Maps.

Bordeaux, France


Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati, OH

Paul Brown Stadium

Google has new high-res aerial imagery in the following cities in the U.S.: Centralia WA, Tillamook OR, Salem OR, Dos Rios CA, Mount Shasta area CA, Lassen area CA, Joshua Tree area CA, Ely NV, Elko NV, Las Vegas NV, Lander WY, Onawa IA, Ames IA, Perry IA, Bolivar MO, Mountain Grove MO, Rolla MO, Coldwater KS, Spearman TX, Hereford TX, San Antonio TX, Tyler TX, Lafayette LA, Huntsville AL, Waycross GA, Palatka FL, Fort Pierce FL, Allentown PA. It has also added imagery to Torre de Coelheiros in Portugal, Baiona, Ourense, Torrelavega, San Sebastian, Pamplona, Nulles, Guadassuar, San Miguel de Salinas, Castellar de la Frontera, Los Palacios y Villafranca and Bailen in Spain, Bordeaux, Montpellier, Lyon, Dijon, and Grenoble in France, Livorno, Rome and Catania in Italy, Montreux, Neuchatel and Zurich in Switzerland, Olympic Park in England, Munich, Heidelberg, Flieden and Alsfeld in Germany, and Salzburg in Austria.

There are additional high-res updates to the USA, Greenland, Mexico, Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, Argentina, Antarctica, South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Zambia, Angola, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, Kenya, Central African Republic, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Algeria, Morocco, Western Sahara, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Greece, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Hungary, Poland, Belarus, Lithuania, Estonia, Russia, Khazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Iran, Pakistan, India, Nepal, Bhutan, China, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, North Korea, South Korea, Japan, Philippines, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Australia and New Zealand.

Google has new 45 degree imagery for: Bend, OR, Bloomington, IN, Buffalo, NY, Cincinnati, OH, Columbus, IN, Columbus, OH, Conway, SC, Evansville, IN, Fort Wayne, IN, Gastonia, NC, Hamilton, OH, Indianapolis, IN, Jackson, TN, Joliet, IL, Kokomo, IN, Lincoln, NE, Louisville, KY; Mankato, MN, Muncie, IN, Owensboro, KY, Palm Valley, FL, Rochester, MN and Wilmington, NC in the U.S. Internationally, there’s new imagery for Béziers, France, Bordeaux, France, Lille, France, Marseille, France, St. Etienne, France, Platja d’Aro, Spain and Blanes, Spain.


Chris Crum
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