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  • Images Courtesy:•Google Earth•MS Virtual Earth•NASA World Wind Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Google Earth NASA World Wind Skyline Globe Microsoft Virtual EarthImages Courtesy:•Google Earth•MS Virtual Earth•NASA World Wind•Skyline Globe Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Imagery Courtesy:•Google Earth Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Imagery Courtesy:•Google Earth
  • Updated every 2 months Resolution up to 10 cms Sphinx Near the Great Pyramid of Giza. Giza, Egypt GEO-Eye 1, Sept 01 2008Images Courtesy:GISuser.comGeoeye.com Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Images Courtesy:•NASA World Wind Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Images Courtesy:•NASA World Wind Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Bellagio Hotel, Las Vegas Photo Courtesy: Sayzey (Flickr.com) Very High Resolution Imagery Realistic 3D ModelsImages Courtesy:•MS Virtual Earth Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Bellagio Hotel, Las Vegas Bird’s Eye ImageryImages Courtesy:•MS Virtual Earth Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Over 900,000 Polygons Around 1 GB shp fileMap Courtesy:•HeroMAP, Clark University Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Application Courtesy:•Victorian Rainforest Network Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Application Courtesy:•Nasa World Wind Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Images Courtesy:•Google Earth Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Application Courtesy:•Sierra Club, BC, Canada Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Application Courtesy:•NASA World Wind Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://tinyurl.com/VG-105Application Courtesy:•James Stafford Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://tinyurl.com/VG-103Application Courtesy:•British Antarctic Survey Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://tinyurl.com/VG-106Application Courtesy:•www.idecan.grafcan.es Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://tinyurl.com/VG-107Application Courtesy:•Thematicmapping.org Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://tinyurl.com/VG-101Images Courtesy:•Google Earth Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://tinyurl.com/VG-108 = GOOPSImages Courtesy:•Google Earth Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • 1 2 3 •Calculate •Calculate route •Add distances, distances (bearing) to the routes and/or between next placemark coordinates to placemarks the placemarks description 4 5 6• Draw horizontal • Draw regular • Calculate paths and/or vertical polygons around length/perimeter grids (equally placemarks spaced or not) http://tinyurl.com/VG-109 Images Courtesy: •Google Earth Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • 1 2 3 • Make graph • Set the shape • Also set the with size according shape color geometrical to each according to a shapes placemark placemark (circles, value value squares, triangles, etc). 1 2 3 4•Graphs title •Different •Paste files •Export data and color choice of from other to Excel scale as GE label content applications screen (place name (Word, Excel, overlays and/or value) Access,...) http://tinyurl.com/VG-110 Images Courtesy: •Google Earth Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://tinyurl.com/VG-111Images Courtesy:•Google Earth Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://tinyurl.com/VG-102KML Courtesy:•Digital Data Services Inc Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://www.maptiler.org/Application Courtesy:•Map Tiler Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://tinyurl.com/VG-114Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://tinyurl.com/VG-115Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Application Courtesy:•http://www.arc2earth.com/ Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://tinyurl.com/VG-112Application Courtesy:•gCensus Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://tinyurl.com/VG-113Application Courtesy:•GmapCreator Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • KML encodes simple geographic features in XML • "Points, lines and polygons" • Image overlays<description> field can hold HTML with links, images etcContains several types of information: • Geolocation • Style • Camera control Google Earth Google Google Maps Maps Mobile Adobe Photoshop KML ArcGIS Explorer Yahoo NASA Pipes World Wind AutoCad Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • http://tinyurl.com/Int-Sampler Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Capture Difficult to move captured data to GIS StoreOnly World wind allows storage/download of Imagery Query No Ability to Query Analyze Pattern Recognition, Network analysis etc. Output/Display No Map Composition but great for display Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Region specificNot up-to-dateHigh speed internetHigh memory including Video RAMInaccuracies in data outside USANational security and privacyNomenclature of controversial territories Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Validation by virtual fieldworkImages Courtesy:•Google Earth•MS Virtual Earth Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Image Courtesy:•Google Earth Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Image Courtesy:•Google Earth Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • “As PCs have democratized computing, Google Earth is going toLow-cost, scalable democratize GIS”.publishing platform Michael Goodchild Tool that help us increase our knowledge and understanding of our world Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • Hero Map TeamGoogle EarthNASA World WindMicrosoft VirtualSkyline GlobeGoogle Earth SightseeingGoogle Earth BlogGoogle KnolGoogle Lat LongOgle EarthJuicy GeographyFree Geography ToolsGoogle Earth Hacks Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
  • rahulbabaji@gmail.com Graduate School of Geography, Clark University