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Learn about places

When you use Google Earth to explore the world, you can see pictures and info about the locations you're viewing.

Search for a location or tap a place. At the bottom, you’ll see a box, or Knowledge Card, with more info about what you’re looking at.

  • To learn more, tap the box.
  • To see photos, tap the box and then tap the photo.

Learn about similar places

  • See related places: swipe the box.
  • Go to related place: tap Fly Fly .

See photos taken by others

  1. Tap Menu Menu and then turn on Photos.
  2. Click on a photo that appears on the map.
  3. To see more photos, swipe left or right.
    • Optional: To see other photos that someone took, on the bottom left, tap their name.
  4. To exit, on the top left, tap Back Back.
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