Google Earth Layers


Borders and Labels


3D Buildings


Traffic:  Real-time traffic information

Weather:  Clouds, Radar, Conditions and Forecasts, Hurricane Season 2009

Spot Image

DigitalGlobe Coverage



Global Awareness

US Government

  • City Boundaries
  • Postal Code Boundaries
  • US Congressional Districts
  • US Senators
  • US School Districts

Geographic Web

  • Panoramio:  Photos
  • Wikipedia
  • Places:  Overlay information created by Google and others
  • Businesses

Places of interest

  • Bars/clubs
  • Coffee shops
  • Dining
  • Lodging
  • Banks/atms
  • Gas stations
  • Grocery stores
  • Major retail
  • Movie/DVD rental
  • Pharmacy
  • Shopping malls
  • Geographic features (mountains, water bodies)
  • Golf
  • Parks and recreation (parks and recreation areas, USDA Forest Service facilities, National Forests, National Parks)
  • Skiiing:  Ski Resorts, Gondolas, Ski Lifts
  • Transportation (airports, rail, subway, tram, bus, waterway, mountain rail)
  • Fire
  • Hospitals
  • Schools
  • Places of worship