Here are some of the most commonly asked questions related to Google Earth. Can't find what you're looking for? Visit the Google Earth Help Center or one of the links below for more information.

How often is the imagery in Google Earth updated?

Google Earth acquires the best imagery available, most of which is approximately one to three years old. The information in Google Earth is collected over time and is not in real-time.

Why do I see blurry imagery in Google Earth?

Google Earth combines data of different resolution to offer a seamless viewing experience, so some locations can look a bit blurry.

Will my computer be able to run Google Earth?

Google Earth is available for PC, Mac or Linux. To learn more, please visit our System Requirements.

Where can I get more help?

For Google Earth Free, visit the Support Options. If you have questions related to Google Earth Pro, visit the Pro Support Site.

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