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Google Street View

technology featured in Google Maps and Google Earth that provides panoramic views from positions along many streets in the world
One of the cars that takes the pictures for Google Street View.
A man on a Google Street View bicycle.
Google Street View car in Genova, Italy.
Google Street View car in Portugal.
Google Street View car on display in France.

Google Street View is a feature that is used by Google Maps and Google Earth to show various streets throughout the world. Urban areas have the most pictures; many rural areas have none. The program was launched on May 25, 2007[1] and now has 48 countries with full or partial coverage.

CountriesEdit

As of 10 August 2014

With coverageEdit

Country or territory Year added
  Åland Islands 2010
  Andorra 2012
  Antarctica 2010
  Argentina 2013
  Australia 2008
  Austria 2012
  Belgium 2011
  Botswana 2012
  Brazil 2010
  British Indian Ocean Territory 2013
  Bulgaria 2013
  Canada 2009
  Cambodia 2014
  Chile 2012
  China 2013
  Colombia 2013
  Croatia 2012
  Czech Republic 2009
  Denmark 2010
  Ecuador 2013
  Estonia 2012
  Finland 2010
  France 2008
  Germany 2010
  Gibraltar 2012
  Greece 2014
  Hong Kong 2010
  Hungary 2013
  Iceland 2013
  India 2012
  Iraq 2011
  Ireland 2010
  Isle of Man 2011
  Israel 2012
  Italy 2008
  Japan 2008
  Jersey 2011
  Latvia 2012
  Lesotho 2013
  Lithuania 2013
  Luxembourg 2013
  Macau 2010
  Malaysia 2013
  Martinique 2013
  Mexico 2009
  Midway Islands 2012
  Monaco 2011
    Nepal 2012
  Netherlands 2009
  New Zealand 2008
  Norway 2010
  Peru 2013
  Pitcairn 2013
  Philippines 2012
  Poland 2012
  Portugal 2009
  Qatar 2012
  Romania 2010
  Russia 2011
  San Marino 2012
  Singapore 2009
  Serbia 2014
  Slovakia 2012
  Slovenia 2014
  South Africa 2010
  South Korea 2012
  Spain 2008
  Swaziland 2013
  Sweden 2010
   Switzerland 2009
  Taiwan 2009
  Tanzania 2013
  Thailand 2012
  Turkey 2014
  Ukraine 2012
  United Arab Emirates 2013
  United Kingdom 2009
  United States 2007

Planned coverageEdit

Country or territory Continent
  Bangladesh Asia
  Bhutan Asia
  Cambodia (public streets) Asia
  Indonesia Asia
  Malaysia (public streets) Asia
  Philippines (public streets) Asia
  Austria (public streets) Europe
  Luxembourg (public streets) Europe
  Argentina (public streets) South America
Unofficially announced
  Morocco Africa
  Kyrgyzstan (public streets) Asia
  Laos (public streets) Asia
  Mongolia (landmarks) Asia
  Pakistan (landmarks) Asia
  United Arab Emirates (public streets) Asia
  West Bank Asia
  Faroe Islands (public streets) Europe
  Guernsey (public streets) Europe
  Montenegro (public streets) Europe
  • Countries in bold symbolize countries with full coverage.

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