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Pete Clapp, Editor / Informer Technologies, Inc. / September 25, 2012

Explore the entire planet Earth and find any location on the map using these 3D world map applications. You can look up information about every country and city in the world and you don't need to know geography in order to do that. You can either explore the maps or the entire Earth by just using your mouse, or you can insert the location and these programs will do the rest for you.

Download solution synonyms: 3D World Map, 3D Earth Globe, 3D Earth Map, 3D World Atlas, 3D World Map Find Location

These programs can help you with what you're intending to do:

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3D World Map
3D World Map
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(37 votes)
Shareware

3D World Map is a pack comprising two programs: a realistic 3D world map and a screen saver. The wonderful screensaver will shows you a view of the planet Earth revolving around the Sun; and the brilliant 3D world map includes information about all the countries and the cities of the world.

Pros:
  • A splendid three-dimensional view.
  • Information about cities of the world.
  • Calculates distance between two locations on the map.
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Google Earth
Google Earth
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(4264 votes)
Freeware

This program allows you to travel around the globe visiting any country you wish and either view some photographs of memorable places alongside the information about them, or travel around the streets of a city via the Street View mode. Also, you can use this application to teach your kids the day-night change.

Pros:
  • It provides loads of information.
  • It has up-to-date imagery.
  • Can be used as a learning source with high level of interest for children.
  • Can be used for directions.
Cons:
  • Not all cities support Street View mode.
  • Can be slow on older machines.
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EarthView
EarthView
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(22 votes)
Shareware

Earth View 3.9 is an amazing application with which you can see all the world from your computer screen, this transforms it in a window to the universe. We can use it as Wallpaper or as a Screen Saver, if you use anyone of both you can choose to refresh the view every certain amount of minutes, in the map area can download more maps and apply the zoom.

Pros:
  • You can see all the world in your computer.
  • Can select the sun light, the selected map area, choose between Day View and Night.
  • Add countrys, cities, clouds, change the background colours and more.
Cons:
  • Hasn´t Disadvantages.
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3D World Atlas
3D World Atlas
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(14 votes)
Commercial

This software allows you to explore the world from your own home. The grapichs are in 3D, which make it more interesting.Its really amazing in You will find all the information that you need, there are different topics such as people, environment, politics, that will let you have a full picture of the place you are looking up.

Pros:
  • Incredible 3D graphics.
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WinGlobe
WinGlobe
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(1 votes)

A stunning 3D interactive globe that shows more than 2800 cities and all countries of the world. Keep track of local time and population and the current weather anywhere on earth.

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EarthBrowser
EarthBrowser
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(3 votes)
Shareware

EarthBrowser is a desktop application that might prove very useful due to the fact that it brings you real-time data from NOAA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The application gets a plus from my behalf for the fact that you can pin on the Globe the cities you visited and keep track of your travel locations with ease.

Pros:
  • Simple interface.
  • Offers you detailed and accurate weather information.
  • Available in many languages.
Cons:
  • Requires Adobe Air.
  • Loads pretty slow.
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Country Locator
Country Locator
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Shareware

Country Locator allows you to view the earth in a 3D scale model to locate any country and other important places of the world. You can select a country and the globe will rotate until the selected country is located, or you can make the program show a country randomly and you will need to locate it by using the arrow keys.

Pros:
  • It has two operational modes. You can let the program locate a country or you can do it manually.
Cons:
  • Trial version doesn't include all the countries and other important places.
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Earth Explorer
Earth Explorer
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(5 votes)
Shareware

Earth Explorer is a useful application very similar to Goggle Earth that allows you explore the whole world. It provides satellite, topographic, and blend views of any part of the world. You can easily know basic information about any country or city of the world by simply looking for it with its search tool. You can even import your own data to the map and place marks and paths.

Pros:
  • High resolution images.
  • Easy to use and intuitive.
  • Supports GPS options.
  • Provides useful geographic and demographics information.
Cons:
  • 30m/pixel resolution is not enough to see the streets.
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Google Earth Pro
Google Earth Pro
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(139 votes)
Shareware

Google Earth Pro is a shareware earth-mapping program. This program allows regular technical and non-technical users alike to explore earth mapping and geographical capabilities using built-in user-friendly features for easy operation and exploration. The program is educational for users of all ages and for families with school-age children.

Pros:
  • It has an intuitive, easy-to-navigate GUI.
  • It is smooth, easy and simple to operate.
  • It offers numerous layering features, including
  • roads, buildings, street views, borders and labels, traffic, weather, and places of interest.
  • It incorporates GPS features and capabilities.
  • It incorporates movie-making features using Windows Movie Maker.
  • It offers real-time views of earth and the surrounding constellations, stars, and planets.
  • It offers zoom-in and zoom-out functions.
  • It allows incorporation of image overlays, polygons, models, placemarks, network links.
  • It allows creation of new folders.
  • It allows creation of new paths.
  • It allows views in google maps.
Cons:
  • Technical Support contact information is
  • provided online only, and not inside the program.
  • User guide is located online only.
  • Not listed by Google as compatible with Win 7.
  • The $400 price tag is excessively high.
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WorldMaps
WorldMaps
Freeware

Whether you're a global ad agency or a freelance graphic designer, the vector graphics make your project come to life. this is a collection of world maps in four colors. You can insert in your presentations maps of America, Asia, Africa, Oceania, Europe, Antarctica .

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Bing Maps
Bing Maps
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Freeware

Bing Maps is Microsoft flagship earth viewer product, designed to compete with the more popular Google Earth. Previously named Live Search maps, Bing maps is browser based, allowing users to watch the maps in Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox. For 3D viewing an additional plugin available for free on Microsoft site is required.

Pros:
  • Accurate maps, good traffic data for the few locations where is available.
Cons:
  • The loading time of maps in 3D can be longer sometimes, few places with high resolution aerial view, navigation with mouse a little awkward.
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