Dating world maps

Give a gift of the stars to always remember that special night.Create an 18" x 24" star map of the night your heart skipped a beat.To summarize, you need to use Google Earth to determine the capture date of Aerial Images and Google Maps for finding the date of Street View images.

For more information on collecting antique maps, Chris recommends: A Guide to Collecting Antique Maps, by Christopher W. He has been a regular contributor to ANTIQUES ROADSHOW Online since 1998.

If you wish to know the date when satellites captured those aerial images that you now see in Google Maps, you will have to use Google Earth for that (for some reason, these dates aren’t displayed on the Google Maps website).

Launch the Google Earth program, search for any location and zoom in as much as possible.

Curious to know the exact date when Google cameras captured those aerial and street view photographs of your home (or any other address)?

Well you can find that data easily in Google Maps and Google Earth.

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