Google Earth: Get a Satellite View of Your House
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Google Earth is one of my favorite web services offered by Google. This application combines satellite imagery, maps, aerial photos and google search engine, producing interesting application that enables anyone to view almost any part of the world and simulatenously get location related google search results. As google states;

“Google Earth puts a planet’s worth of imagery and other geographic information right on your desktop. View exotic locales like Maui and Paris as well as points of interest such as local restaurants, hospitals, schools, and more.” Link

Image quality is quite good. The quality and the speed of this service(given you are on broadband) truly shows how far technology has gone by bringing to your desktop something that we used to see only on the blockbusters not so long ago. Google earth has free and premium version which comes with more options. To start using service, a software download(approx.14 MB) is required. If your PC is more then 1.5 years old, then before you install it check ‘recommended hardware configuration’ here.

What can it be used for?

  • zoom in from space to any physical address
  • checkout schools, hotels, restaurants, etc
  • discover driving directions
  • View 3D terraing of buildings
  • Possibility to Save/ Share location searches

With Google earn not only you can view almost any physical address on the planet, but also browse through fun earth tours produced by other users. For instance, there is a tour featuring satellite images of 10 most expensive homes in the world(view images, 3D terrains of these houses and etc.). Someone may also find it helpful for cheking out an hotel or resort before actually booking it. You can see yourself whether the beach house you are about to book is actually a beach house and not a ‘100 meter away’ beach house. Well, the rest is up to your imagination. To get more tips from Google itself visit Google Earth Showcase here.

Sample pictures provided on Google Earth (click to enlarge):

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  1. Anonymous
    September 23, 2015 at 12:39 pm

    how can i log in to googl earth.every time i try it says,due to administration,i can not log in.

  2. Anonymous
    March 31, 2015 at 6:17 pm

    Wana to c my home from stalite how i can c

  3. jerry ono-on
    March 27, 2015 at 6:51 pm

    i want look my home,,

    • Robert Dunham
      January 16, 2016 at 5:00 pm

      I want to see my home

  4. jerry ono-on
    March 27, 2015 at 6:12 pm

    to look my home

  5. Rodney Richardson
    February 23, 2015 at 1:04 am

    How often does it post a update picture?

  6. Anonymous
    February 15, 2015 at 6:02 am

    How I can find my exact position

    • Rodney Richardson
      February 23, 2015 at 1:06 am

      How often does it post a updates picture?

  7. Anonymous
    February 12, 2015 at 1:09 pm

    want to see d railwaybridge accross d nethravathi river

  8. Krishna Pradhan
    February 9, 2015 at 8:00 am

    Want to see m yy home at Jorethang

  9. t chamil ananda
    February 2, 2015 at 6:40 pm

    I want to see my home.

  10. Anonymous
    January 13, 2015 at 12:41 am

    I want to see my home.

  11. Anonymous
    December 18, 2014 at 10:28 pm

    Hi this thing here
    Really works
    So well and wonderful

    November 24, 2009 at 8:02 am

    how can my house in google earth????

  13. jamin
    November 18, 2009 at 7:27 pm

    I can't find out how to see my house!

  14. aziz
    November 8, 2009 at 6:44 am

    i want to see my house thats bad but there not viewieng my house thats bad thing

  15. imran
    October 7, 2009 at 4:40 pm

    I want to see my house.I also want to see my native villege because its like interesting to me

  16. inara sadruddin
    September 26, 2009 at 10:55 am

    Ilove my home and i want to see it from my eyes.
    my address is 315-2 at al- azhar garden in karachi .

  17. ikenna
    September 22, 2009 at 2:24 pm

    i've had about this,yet i've been a witnenes

  18. Abhishek
    August 16, 2009 at 3:32 am

    I want to see my home but i m unable to see it can anyone help me please snd suggestion on my id

  19. shayah
    July 28, 2009 at 9:18 am

    i would like to see my home swett home from space!!!!!!!!!!!

  20. ruby
    June 20, 2009 at 8:00 pm

    yes I am trying to see a picture of my house

  21. Raees
    June 3, 2009 at 3:25 pm

    I think it is the most difficult idea and could not be acomplished.this is for only to think.

  22. Rosa
    January 12, 2009 at 10:40 am

    This is soo cool............

  23. swamp
    July 29, 2008 at 12:22 am

    is it possible to see via satelite a past event, or i may say, can i view a recorded files, if there is?

  24. K Suresh
    May 27, 2008 at 6:23 am

    I would like to see my house through breath taking satelite service provided by google earth- I am from Kakinada,East Godavari Dist,Andhra Pradesh,India

  25. siddhartha
    May 16, 2008 at 1:16 am

    i want tosee my home town jhalda, dist-purulia ,west bengal

  26. larry lingerfelt
    April 22, 2008 at 11:44 am

    find my home 6756 casar road lawndale nc 28090

  27. kasey
    March 29, 2008 at 5:37 pm

    find my home 507riverview village west pittston PA 18643

  28. Rohit
    February 15, 2008 at 2:21 am

    google has done a great thing

  29. imran
    November 7, 2007 at 8:21 am

    i want to look my house ...which is in pakistan

  30. Aibek
    October 4, 2007 at 7:53 pm

    @ Gina

    Sorry this is far beyond what Google Earth can offer.

  31. samirul
    August 26, 2007 at 9:11 am

    i want to see west bengal-burdwan-kshetia

  32. vidya
    August 16, 2007 at 3:45 pm

    how to view my house
    i am from india

    • Anonymous
      March 17, 2015 at 5:26 am


  33. sana
    August 16, 2007 at 11:51 am

    i want to view the city of burdwan from satelite. May i view?

  34. khadija
    August 14, 2007 at 8:11 am

    i jvst luvv it

  35. Amit Nagar
    August 8, 2007 at 7:04 am

    i want to see my house from satelite. i m loving it.

  36. sarah tucker
    August 6, 2007 at 11:20 pm

    i like it

  37. Aibek
    August 5, 2007 at 12:11 am

    What city and country you're from? Less popular cities receive less priority and may be viewed only at fairly low zoom levels.

  38. tubz
    August 4, 2007 at 9:20 pm

    i cant seem to look at my house using google earth
    i searched my address but all that comes up is a blur can some one help me out

  39. mancillas jose
    August 2, 2007 at 8:27 pm

    just to see the beautiful places on earth

  40. Anil
    August 2, 2007 at 1:03 pm

    I want to view my house via satilite.

    • saatiish mohamed salad
      January 8, 2015 at 6:24 am

      may l see my house please

  41. Aibek
    July 9, 2007 at 4:25 pm

    Guyz ...
    In order to to see your house you'll need to DOWNLOAD and INSTALL Google Earth program. Once done just search for your address.

    • Terry Primm
      December 21, 2014 at 2:52 am

      Terry Primm 906 Bonn Wichita,is 67213

    • Terry Primm
      December 21, 2014 at 2:54 am

      Want to see my house

  42. tasmin
    July 9, 2007 at 3:57 pm

    please can i see my house from space

    • Anonymous
      December 9, 2014 at 10:28 pm

      840 -E. Old willow Rd. #215, Prospect Heights,Ill., 60070,USA

  43. Kayla
    June 29, 2007 at 12:05 am

    WHat the freak how do you see your house from space

  44. Aibek
    June 13, 2007 at 2:08 pm

    good luck... ;-)

      January 18, 2015 at 10:10 pm

      U 2

    • mohamed
      February 10, 2015 at 11:15 am

      look my hom in google earth

  45. tarek
    June 13, 2007 at 11:49 am

    i want to see may university from space (universuty of batna)

  46. Aibek
    May 31, 2007 at 11:38 pm

    @ dennis

    Hmmmmm, it's kind of blurry from here. Is it fine on your end?

  47. Aibek
    April 28, 2007 at 9:20 pm

    i think at the moment there is nothing on the web that'll let you access real-time (live) images of the place. Although, I think in a year or two this should be possible.

    • Dement
      August 17, 2008 at 11:26 am

      Do you know where I can find the most recent satilite images? Ones that are not months if not years old??

    • max
      February 19, 2015 at 9:10 pm

      this sucks

    • aiden
      May 8, 2015 at 5:39 pm

      October 9,