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Have you found an interesting site on Google Earth? Why not post it here? Give the location so we can take a look too. The more exact the location, the better it can be found by others. You can give the address or Long/Lat.

Some locations are in very high resolution. Others are blurry, especially if they are rural or really out of the way. There are many layers you can add when you're looking, such as borders, roads, buildings, hotels.

You can download the program here: earth.google.com

Puzzle contest guidelines: If you want to post a Google Earth pic for the thread to guess, they allow reposting of screen shots but ask that attribution is made, so include the copyright and Google Earth logo, both are at the bottom of their pics. Also give the direction we're looking (I prefer north facing up), altitude of the view, when you will give the answer, general location (country, state, region, etc.) and a hint.
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672A larger view to find the white horse and rider in southern England. [graphic]Stan-12/29/2019
671Sorry I'm a bit late with a hint. The horse with rider can be seen at about Stan-12/22/2019
670Find the White Horse and Rider in southern England on Google Earth. It's somStan-12/21/2019
669Yes, if after this time his skeleton shows no residual damage like from a gun shStan-9/12/2019
668The article said he was last seen leaving a bar, but the people that were with hNeeka-9/12/2019
667Hard to say how or why, maybe DUI, victim of a flash flood, or foul play. I woStan-9/12/2019
666I saw that on the website, and honestly, there is so much algae in that pond I&#Neeka-9/12/2019
665Here's the pic, car on lower left side of pond. [graphic]Stan-9/12/2019
664Florida man’s skeletal remains discovered after underwater car spotted on GoogleNeeka19/12/2019
663No takers this time? Okay, it's the University College Hospital in London, EStan-9/4/2019
662This unusual building is located in London, north of the Thames, pretty near to Stan-8/31/2019
661Yes, now that you mention it ...Stan-8/3/2019
660Looks like a bunch of burkas.SmoothSail-8/3/2019
659A pic of Mina, the tent city, from the ground [graphic] By Seeley InternationaStan18/3/2019
658I thought that would be a strong hint. Yes, it's Mina, a city of tents, air Stan-8/3/2019
657Housing for Hadj attendees?SmoothSail-8/3/2019
656They're located in the Middle East.Stan-8/3/2019
655delStan-8/3/2019
654The structures are used by the living. They occupy an area of over 7.5 sq. milesStan-8/3/2019
653Graveyard, either Russia or China.SmoothSail-8/3/2019
652What are these structures? Bonus question, where is it? [graphic]Stan-8/3/2019
651A sort of welcome culture shock - PNW winter vs. Arizona Sun 'n Fun. Its geStan-7/23/2019
650Hadn't seen this post until after I made my guess. gg Hoping to visit and sNeeka-7/20/2019
649Over 55 snowbird resort.Neeka-7/20/2019
648I imagine finding anything instantaneously is somewhere in the offing. Until theStan17/20/2019
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