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Can I see my house from a sky satellite?

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Unless it is newly built, you will most likely be able to see a picture of your house taken by a satellite. There are several providers on the Internet that will allow a person the opportunity to see their home.

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Can I see my house from a sky satellite?
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Both Google Earth and Google Maps allow users to view any house or place of interest by entering the address of the property. Google Earth, which has more features, requires a free download to use it, whereas Google Maps is displayed as a webpage. A similar service to Google Maps is offered by Bing. The satellite images are not real time and some of them may be many years old.

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