Search for places

You can use Google Earth to find places, like cities, landmarks, and parks.

What you can search for

Here are some ways you can look up locations:

  • City and state: Mountain View, CA
  • City and country: Port-au-Prince, Haiti
  • Street name: Newbury Street, Boston
  • Entire address: 221B Baker St, London, NW1 6XE
  • Zip or postal code: 02129
  • Longitude and latitude18°28’59"N 69°56’21"W or 18.4830556, -69.9391667
  • General places: museums in Costa Rica

Look up a place using Google Chrome

  1. Using Google Chrome on your computer, open Google Earth.
  2. In the top left, click Search Search.
  3. Type a location and press enter, or select it from the list.

Discover places at random

To travel to a new, random location, on the left, click the I’m Feeling Lucky dice I.

  • For info about and photos of that location, on the right, click the Knowledge Card.
  • To see related places and other interesting locales, click the link below the Knowledge Card.
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