Search for places

You can use Google Earth to find places, like cities, landmarks, and parks. Voyager stories related to your search topic will also appear in you search results.

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.

See stories

When you look for a place, related Voyager stories may appear in the search results.

  1. On your computer, open Google Chrome.
  2. Go to Google Earth.
  3. In the top left, click Search Search.
  4. Enter the place you want to find.
  5. In the results, under "Voyager stories," you’ll see your options. To view a story, click it.

Discover places at random

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

  • 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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