5. Google Earth

  1. K. Heather Kennedy

Published Online: 24 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470548776.ch5

Introduction to 3D Data: Modeling with ArcGIS® 3D Analyst™ and Google Earth™

Introduction to 3D Data: Modeling with ArcGIS® 3D Analyst™ and Google Earth™

How to Cite

Kennedy, K. H. (2009) Google Earth, in Introduction to 3D Data: Modeling with ArcGIS® 3D Analyst™ and Google Earth™, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470548776.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 JUL 2009
  2. Published Print: 11 JUN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470381243

Online ISBN: 9780470548776

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Keywords:

  • Google Earth - online virtual globe program;
  • Google Earth, revolutionizing web experience;
  • Keyhole Markup Language (KML);
  • components of Google Earth - 3D viewer and three side panels;
  • Google Earth interface - simple and intuitive for most people

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Exercise 5-1: Navigating Google Earth's Interface, and the Planet

  • Exercise 5-2: Create a Polygon and Edit Its Properties Through Google Earth's Form Menus

  • Exercise 5-3: Edit the Gardens Polygon Using KML