Google Maps application occur and clearer images of Earth

Jun

29

2016

Google announced on Monday to update the maps of their respective applications by adding a new satellite images, the advantage of sharper and clearer, thanks to the use of the satellite “Landsat 8” Landsat 8 of the US space agency, “NASA”.

With each new update of Google Maps mapping service, Google Earth has become contain more detailed unit aerial photographs, using the technique “the cloudless mosaics.”

This technology and the linking of selected portions of the land with clear skies in order to remove the clouds and other weather obstacles to build a clear shot from every corner of the world.

The last time they occurred aerial photographs own Trunked Google Maps and Google Earth was in 2013, at which time Google’s satellite Landsat used the least ability, which suffered a malfunction in 2003, which led to the loss of pictures of some parts of the world.

Google says the new mosaic was created from about petabytes (1000 terabytes) of data that contain more than 700 trillion pixels.

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