Google Maps looks better than ever thanks to Landsat 8
Most of the time, we do not actually care about how clear are the images on Google Maps as long as it shows the right way. However, Google cares about it and Maps looks better than ever.
After removing the clouds ( so you could actually see your home ), Google updated images on Google Maps with new high-resolution ones that were taken by Landsat 8. Furthermore, you can also thank Google’s new processing technique to make everything clear.
Here is the comparison between old Google Maps image of New York ( first one ) and new image ( second one which is the one below the old one );
Here are more new high-res land pictures;