Install Google Earth in Linux Mint 16

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Get the latest version of Google Earth for your Linux Mint 16 computer

Here's how you can install the latest version of Google Earth in Linux Mint 16. Google Earth lets you zoom around the planet while viewing satellite imagery, streets, buildings and lots more.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.

For 32-bit versions:

wget -O google-earth32.deb http://dl.google.com/dl/earth/client/current/google-earth-stable_current_i386.deb

sudo dpkg -i google-earth32.deb

sudo apt-get -f install; rm google-earth32.deb

For 64-bit versions:

wget -O google-earth64.deb http://dl.google.com/dl/earth/client/current/google-earth-stable_current_amd64.deb

sudo dpkg -i google-earth64.deb

sudo apt-get -f install; rm google-earth64.deb

Google Earth puts a planet's worth of imagery and other geographic information right on your desktop. With Google Earth Explore, search and discover the planet.

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Additional resources for Google Earth

Google Earth Site

Google Earth Products

Google Earth Tutorials

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