Here are some of the most commonly asked questions related to Google Earth. Can't find what you're looking for? Visit the Google Earth Help Centre or one of the links below for more information.
How often is the imagery in Google Earth updated?
Google Earth acquires the best imagery available, most of which is approximately one to three years old. The information in Google Earth is collected over time and is not in real time.
Why do I see blurry imagery in Google Earth?
Google Earth combines data of different resolution to offer a seamless viewing experience, so some locations can look a little blurry.
Will my computer be able to run Google Earth?
Google Earth is available for PC, Mac or Linux. To learn more, please visit our System Requirements.
Where can I get more help?
Read discussions about topics or post a question you have about Google Earth.
Watch beginner and advanced video tutorials that will help guide you through Google Earth.
Explore this User Guide to learn about the features in Google Earth.