View Full Version : Satellite view of Ghosttowns

04-22-2005, 01:45 PM
Google has a new mapping service
that includes worldwide satellite photos.


Detail is lower in the more rural areas away
from major population centers.

Just type in an address, town name, country
and a street map will appear. Click "Satellite"
in the upper right corner and a satellite photo
of the exact area will appear.

You can also lookup local businesses such as
hotels in the area if you plan to visit.

04-23-2005, 04:09 AM
That's a pretty fun site to visit. I was able to zoom in on a project I'm working on, and it had decent clarity. Thanks for the tip.

old judge
04-23-2005, 05:38 AM
What a great little site. And simple enough for me and okie to utilize. Thanks pardner. OJ

04-23-2005, 06:47 AM
Have had the flu and i have been layed up for amost a week. This is the first time I felt like checking in, And what a great web site Thanks to the new ghosttowner, for this satilite link, When i start feeling better we are going to realy check it out. We had a friend tell us last year about (earth cam.com) that is realy cool also you can get screaming audio, infront of "T G I F" in N Y and hear what is going on live, along with other locations all over the world.

Fellow ghosttowners
J & S

04-23-2005, 09:27 AM
WOW! Great view of the Open Pit mine site near Ely, NV. And quick too!

Thanks, ACE