Images: Fly to the moon with Google Earth

Images: Fly to the moon with Google Earth

Summary: On the 40th anniversary of the first moon walk, Google launched Moon in Google Earth, providing 3D images and information to would-be space tourists

TOPICS: Emerging Tech

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  • Moon in Google Earth incorporates the data on the surface of the moon from Nasa. The mapping data was used for training astronauts and by mission control during missions.

  • By selecting 'Moon' from the Google Earth menu, people can zoom into different corners of the moon to get high-resolution photos and videos. This video allows you to pan over the surface to see the different formations.

  • The Moon on Google Earth application is also designed to enable users to find out about the moon missions. From the application, people can get guided video tours from astronauts.

Topic: Emerging Tech

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