In Google Maps you can now visit the planet of the Solar System
It would seem that the more interesting and unusual can give service Google Maps? And here you are: Now with its help we can "visit" various planets of the solar system! A unique opportunity is now available to everyone thanks to the images and data obtained from the "Cassini" and other spacecraft.
"Upgrade to Google Maps has already happened and is available for all users, who will now be able to visit 16 planets and their satellites," the company said in a blog.
Because of astrohudozhniku Bjorn Jonsson, who worked on the preparation of maps and detailed, Now anyone will be able to study in detail the surface of various distant planets.
The Google Maps service has satellites and planets. In addition, they all have a mark indicating the various facilities located on their surface, so then you can read their names and brief descriptions.
Experts working on Google Maps, have photographs taken with different spacecraft, and then treated tens of thousands of images and created a unified database of celestial bodies, carefully recreating the look and describing them in detail.