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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBerkeley HS Yellowjackets - Berkeley, California

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The Berkeley HS (Yellow)Jackets have a stadium that shows their name in the end zones.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 6/2/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGalileo Lions - San Francisco, California

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The Galileo Academy Lions have a stadium that shows their name in the end zones.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 6/2/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesOklahoma Fallen and Living Firefighters Memorial - OKC, OK

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Satellite view of this absolutely beautiful memorial honoring Fallen and Living firefighters.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/14/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesEstádio Cidade de Barcelos - Barcelos, Portugal

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Estádio Cidade de Barcelos is a football stadium in the city of Barcelos.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Braga, Portugal

date approved: 5/13/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesAuburn Seals - Auburn, CA

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Cool seals on the ground at an intersection on Lincoln Way. The seals can be seen from space.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCenotaph Obelisk - Satellite Oddity - Harrogate, North Yorkshire, Great Britain.

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Harrogate Obelisk, Cenotaph or War Memorial was unveiled in 1923 as a memorial to the dead in World War I and re-dedicated after World War II. to become a Combined memorial. You can see the shadow cast by the memorial obelisk on the Satellite View.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Northeast England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/8/2014

last visited: 5/5/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesHistoric Bridge Remmnant - Satellite Oddity - Loughor, Wales.

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The Loughor Railway Viaduct was the only surviving timber rail bridge in the Country. It was designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel in 1852. The new bridge carries the South Wales main line across the tidal estuary of the River Loughor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/8/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSwirl Cone - Satellite Oddity - Bynea, Llanelli, Wales.

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This 45 feet high art work called Swirl Cone, by artist Colin Rose, looking like a Maypole made from 400 stainless steel cables. Constructed on a traffic island, located in Bynea, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/7/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWhirlyBall Player - i.Drive, Orlando, Florida, USA.

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Giant WhirlyBall Player. At the entrance of the WhirlyBall Dome. Located on International Drive, Orlando, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 5/5/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesHistoric Water Tower - Davenport Florida, USA.

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The Water Tower in Davenport was due to be demolished, but there is strong local objection to save the historic tower. Looks like the objectors are winning, and it will become a disguised cell phone tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 5/4/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesQuark - Satellite Oddity - Tallahassee, Florida, USA.

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An abstract 70 feet tall, 20 ton, blue painted, steel sculpture, titled 'Quark' by its sculptor John Henry. An ironic use of the name for the smallest particle of matter in the Universe. Located in Tallahassee, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 5/2/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesForrest Gump's Shrimp Boat - Satellite Oddity - Florida, USA.

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The Bubba Gump Shrimp boat 'Jenny' can clearly be seen from space. 'Jenny' was used in the movie 'Forrest Gump' is enjoying retirement in a lagoon next to Planet Hollywood.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 5/1/2014

last visited: 5/23/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBigfoot - Satellite Oddity - Kissimmee, Florida, USA.

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The Monster truck now known as 'Big Fun' used to be known as the World Famous 'Big Foot' Monster Truck, it is now located at 'Fun Spot USA' Kissimmee, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 4/30/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSee a Golf Ball from Space - Kissimmee, Florida, USA.

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A giant golf ball on a tee promotes the Pirates Cove, crazy golf course. The Golf Ball can be viewed by satellite, you can even see the Dimples in the ball. Located on Hwy US-192, Kissimmee, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 4/30/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSee a NBA Player from Space - Orlando, Florida, USA.

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Giant Basketball Player - This big guy NBA's 'Logoman' is ready for action in front of of NBA City restaurant. Located at Universal City Walk, in Orlando, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 4/30/2014

last visited: 5/3/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMollusc Sculpture - Chesterfield, UK

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Who would have believed that a mollusc could be big enough to be seen from space ?

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/29/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGrand Canyon - Arizona

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At 277 miles long, 18 miles wide, and over a mile deep, the Grand Canyon is one of the most easily recognizable landmarks viewed from space

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Arizona

date approved: 4/28/2014

last visited: 8/2/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGiant Praying Hands - ORU - Tulsa, OK

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Giant praying hands that are easily visible on satellite map views

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/27/2014

last visited: 4/29/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesStone Circle - Satellite Oddity - Neath, Wales.

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Gorsedd Altar and Druids Stone Circle, are central to the Eisteddfod. The outdoor altar, and the eleven standing stone circle and single headstone are clearly viewed by satellite, located at Victoria Park, Neath, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/27/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSee a Mural from Space - Orlando, Florida, USA.

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This large Mural is on the centre front of 55 West building, an apartment tower in Downtown Orlando. The mural is approximately six stories tall, The mural is clearly shown on the Satellite view of Google Earth.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 4/25/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesLonely Obelisk - Satellite Oddity - St Hilary Downs, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.

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a lonely First World War Obelisk commemorating the dead of the Glamorgan Yeomanry Regiment. Located at St Hilary Down, The Vale of Glamorgan/Bro Morgannwg, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/23/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWeather Vane Horse - Satellite Oddity - Orlando, Florida.

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'The Great American Horse' a highly stylized, weather vane inspired, bronze horse. The weather vane used to predict the wind direction and weather, now the Satellite does all weather forecasting. Located on International Drive, Orlando, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 4/23/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCenotaph - Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales.

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Victoria Square, Aberdare, is dominated by a Memorial to WWI, WWII, and all other Conflicts, built by Sir Edwin Lutyens in 1922 as the prototype for the Cenotaph in London’s Whitehall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/20/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSt James' Palace - London, UK

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St James' Palace is located between Pall Mall to the north and The Mall to the south. It became the principal residence of the monarch in London from 1698 until 1837 when it moved to Buckingham Palace.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/20/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesUpside Down House - Orlando, Florida, USA.

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Upside Down House - One of Florida's top visitor attractions, International Drive, Orlando, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 4/17/2014

last visited: never

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