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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWeeneebayko General Hospital - Moose Factory, Ontario, Canada

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This hospital is built in the shape of the Cross of Lorraine, the symbol for tuberculosis prevention.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member monkeys4ever

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 12/26/2009

last visited: 5/22/2012

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesUniversity Buildings in Skopje, Macedonia

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Buildings of several faculties of the University "St. Cyril and Methodius" in Skopje, Macedonia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WayExplorer

location: Macedonia

date approved: 12/9/2009

last visited: 4/4/2018

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesElephant Rocks. Otago. New Zealand.

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Just a handful of pebbles tossed on the ground through the eyes of Google, these miniatures are really massive boulders scattered across a grassy hollow in the Otago countryside.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Punga and Paua

location: South Island, New Zealand

date approved: 12/1/2009

last visited: 11/19/2009

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Satellite Imagery Oddities"The Egg" - National Centre for the Performing Arts (Beijing, China)

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Huge "egg-shape" construction of the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing is stunning from the close view, but it's shape and dimensions are also incommutable from aerial/space view...

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: China

date approved: 11/4/2009

last visited: 4/24/2013

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesStrížkov Station / Stanice Strížkov (Prague Metro)

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One of the most impressive modern stations of Prague Metro (and one of the most beautiful stations of public transport in European context) is station Strízkov on line C (The red line). The station's unusual shape exceeds also from aerial view...

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia

date approved: 11/3/2009

last visited: 5/15/2019

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPilgrimage church of St. John Nepomuk / Poutní kostel sv. Jana Nepomuckého (Zelená Hora, Czech Republic)

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Pilgrimage church of St. John Nepomuk (Poutní kostel sv. Jana Nepomuckého) in Zelená Hora, the UNESCO World Heritage Site, is interesting not only from "ground view" but its unique symbolic star-design is best visible using aerial/space photography.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: Kraj Vysočina, Czechia

date approved: 11/3/2009

last visited: 6/13/2019

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBig and Little Star Shapes on Castle Island - Boston, MA

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Two star shaped features are visible in Castle Island Park on the eastern tip of the South Boston neighborhood of Boston, which are Fort Independence (the big star) and a playground (the little star).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/23/2009

last visited: 9/3/2012

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThomas Jefferson Memorial - Washington, DC

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The Thomas Jefferson Memorial is located just south of the Tidal Basin in Washington, DC.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 10/17/2009

last visited: 5/23/2017

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesKorean War Veterans Memorial - Washington, DC

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The Korean War Veterans Memorial is located 0.25 miles southeast of the Lincoln Memorial.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 10/17/2009

last visited: 5/23/2017

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesReflecting Pool - Washington, DC

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The Reflecting Pool is located between the Lincoln Memorial and the WWII Memorial on the National Mall.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 10/17/2009

last visited: 4/6/2019

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Sundial Bridge - Redding, CA

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The Sundial bridge is a suspention bridge that spans the Sacramento River in Redding, CA. The end of it is a giant sundial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/9/2009

last visited: 7/9/2010

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesFloral Clock - Hobart, Tasmania

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Floral clock built back in 1968. You can tell the time from a satellite!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Bubble Tea

location: Tasmania, Australia

date approved: 10/4/2009

last visited: 1/1/2016

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSplendid China - Kissimmee, FL

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A replica theme park, closed for many years, provides a nice aerial view.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 9/25/2009

last visited: 1/28/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesShiprock along Rte 666 - Shiprock, NM

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Shiprock is an exposed volcanic neck towering 1400ft above the surrounding plain, accompanied by radiating dikes. It was designated a U.S. National Natural Landmark in May 1975.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DopeyDuck

location: New Mexico

date approved: 9/19/2009

last visited: 3/4/2019

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesLandlocked Submarine - Portsmouth, NH

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The USS Albacore (AGSS-569) was an experimental sub of such signifigance, it was hauled inland and placed in it's own park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Telomere

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 9/17/2009

last visited: 8/24/2017

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Satellite Imagery Oddities4000 year old celestial calendar - America's Stonehenge

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The ancient site known as "America's Stonehenge" shows up as a series of radial lines that correspond to solar and lunar events.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Telomere

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 9/14/2009

last visited: 10/10/2009

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesTropicana Field - St Petersburg, FL

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Well, you will never watch the game from space, and blimps are useless, but this is a nice landmark from above.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 9/1/2009

last visited: 5/25/2017

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMagic Kingdom - Walt Disney World

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One of the most famous theme parks in the world. Even from space you can pcture yourself standing in line for your favorite ride.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 9/1/2009

last visited: 9/30/2017

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesUniversal Studios - Orlando

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Not as photogenic a theme park since most of the rides are contained indoors.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 9/1/2009

last visited: 11/1/2017

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesIslands of Adventure - Universal Orlando

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The more aerial photogenic of the two Universal Parks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 9/1/2009

last visited: 10/26/2017

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesEpcot - Walt Disney World

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One of the more photogenic Disney parks from space.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 9/1/2009

last visited: 8/22/2018

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesAnimal Kingdom - Walt Disney World

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You can even see this big tree from space. One of several them parks in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 9/1/2009

last visited: 1/17/2009

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesDaytona International Speedway

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One of the most famous racetracks in the world. Quite a sight from above.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 9/1/2009

last visited: 5/12/2019

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGatorland - Orlando, FL

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One of Florida's first theme parks provides a nice aerial view. How many gators can you count?

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 8/27/2009

last visited: 8/13/2018

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCitrus Bowl - Orlando, FL

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This sports complex provides a nice aerial view.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 8/27/2009

last visited: 5/12/2015

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