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How to raise 3D buildings in Google Earth

Many of us know the Google Earth tool, and that is why in recent years we have witnessed its interesting evolution, to provide us with more and more effective solutions in line with technological advances. This tool is commonly used to locate places, locate points, extract coordinates, enter spatial data to perform some kind of…

Get altitudes of a route in Google Earth

When we draw a route in Google Earth, it is possible to visualize its elevation in the application. But when we download the file, it only brings its latitude and longitude coordinates. The altitude is always zero. In this article we will see how to add to this file the elevation obtained from the digital model (srtm) that Google Earth uses. Draw the Route ...

Open shp files with Google Earth

The version of Google Earth Pro stopped being paid a long time ago, with which it is possible to open different GIS and Raster files directly from the application. We understand that there are different ways to send a SHP file to Google Earth, either from proprietary software such as BentleyMap or AutoCAD Civil3D, or open source ...

Posify, low-cost GPS centimetric accuracy

Recently this product was presented at the ESRI User Conference in Spain, just last week and this next will be in the TopCart of Madrid. It is a GPS positioning and measurement system that supports post-processing, with which centimetric accuracies can be obtained. Nothing that others do not ...

How to insert local images into Google Earth

Answering some questions that come to me, I take the opportunity to leave the result for public use. Some time ago I had talked about how you can insert images linked to a Google Earth point, although using web addresses. In this case I want to show it using a local path: Assuming the file is in position C: /Users/Usuario/Downloads/woopra_ios.png, then ...