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Google Earth Mac
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the best app to go and see places digitally! this is an indispensable tool for architects, designers, and urbanists as well!

Registration date
Wednesday April 15, 2020
Last seen
September 20, 2021

Now, Google Earth Pro is no longer reserved for Windows PC users. Google has also developed Google Earth Pro Mac, a version which, as its name suggests, is designed for Mac computers. Mac users can also virtually explore the surface of the earth in 3D and view the advanced information, including GIS data and historical images. This is Google Earth Pro for Mac download page.

Key features

  • Geo-location: Google Earth is probably one of the great technological innovations of the twenty-first century. It's mainly intended for geo-location. With Google Earth Mac, it is possible to reach a point on the earth by simply entering its geographic coordinates. Google Earth Pro for Mac is able to locate all the cities of the world, from the largest to smallest.
  • Historical images: What is interesting about this software is that it gives users the ability to go back in time thanks to archived images it keeps in its database each year. Thus, users can view the status of a city or country to set and compare it to its current period.
  • Display 3D buildings: As mentioned above, Google Earth Mac shows cities and neighborhoods with precision. Indeed, it can display a variety of 3D buildings in the world using Google SketchUp. It is a program for creating 3D city buildings.
  • Space: Google Earth Mac does not show pictures that lack precision. Its images are from NASA and use 360° panoramas.

How to use Google Earth Pro?

Google Earth Pro is aimed at users with advanced feature needs. You can learn more about how to enter your coordinates on Google Earth, and fly with a flight simulator on Google Earth. To enable the Street View feature, check out this short guide. Remember that if you don’t need any professional or additional features, you can easily use the basic Google Earth web version that doesn’t require any installation, or access it via Google Maps.

Is Google Earth for Mac free?

The program is free of charge.

How often is Google Earth updated?

According to Google’s official info, Google Earth gets updates once a month to have the freshest images of our planet. You can learn more about how the images are collected on Google Earth.

Minimum requirements

  • Operating System: Mac OS 10.8
  • CPU: Intel 64-bit
  • System Memory (RAM): 2GB
  • Hard Disk: 2GB free space
  • Internet Connection
  • Graphics Processor: OpenGL 1.4 compatible

Other Systems

Google Earth Mac is also available on Windows.
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