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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMama & Baby Whale - Sea World - Florida, USA.

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Mother & Baby Whale also a Landlocked Lighthouse miles from the Coast. Truly unique satellite oddities, featured on Virtual Globetrotting. Located in Sea World, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/22/2014

last visited: 10/28/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWorlds Largest Omega Sign - I-Drive, Orlando, Florida, USA.

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A boring building from the ground, but more interesting from the satellite view, is it a giant Omega sign, toilet seat, or horseshoe. Located on I-Drive, Orlando, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 10/22/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGoseck Circle, Goseck, Germany

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The oldest known Solar observatory in the world

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany

date approved: 10/22/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesField of Peace - Hwy 66, Conway, Texas, USA.

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Alongside Route 66, on the open plain is a 'Field of Peace' featuring Peace Symbols & Text. Located near the Ghost Town of Conway, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/22/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBig Texan Steak Ranch - Amarillo, Texas, USA.

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A goldmine of satellite oddities The Big Texan Steak Ranch, a roadside attraction, is featured on Virtual Globetrotting. Located East of Amarillo, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2014

last visited: 2/5/2010

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGiant Water Towers - Old Air Force Base - Amarillo, Texas, USA.

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Remains of Amarillo Air Force Base - The base once boasted eight of these unique giant water towers. Only two remain today. Worth viewing on Bing & Google to see the differences.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSlug Bug Ranch - Conway, Texas, USA.

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Six Volkswagen Beetles half-buried nose-first in the ground, at the Bug Ranch, a spoof of the more famous Cadillac Ranch. The Slug Bugs are located East of Amarillo Texas on the South side of the Interstate-40 & Route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/19/2014

last visited: 11/1/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesAmerica's Largest Cross - Satellite Oddity - Groom, Texas. USA.

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This huge cross beside the Interstate & Route 66 can be seen for 20 miles with the naked eye. Or you can get a really cool view on Google Earth. Featured on Google Sightseeing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 10/17/2014

last visited: 10/27/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBournmouth Pier - Satellite Oddity - Dorset, Great Britain.

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The famous Bournemouth Pier, located at the heart of the town's Seafront. Featured on satellite-sightseer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/17/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Shard - Satellite Oddity - London, Great Britain.

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The Shard - Europe's tallest building, a Vertical City, opened February 2013. As featured in Google sightseeing. The Shard is located in London, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/16/2014

last visited: 10/16/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesTransporter Bridge - Satellite Oddity - Newport, Wales.

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The Transporter Bridge in Newport South Wales, one of the world’s few surviving aerial ferries. Completed in 1906. Featured on Google Sightseeing Web Site, Sept 2014.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/16/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesTreasure Museum - Sebastion Inlet - Florida, USA.

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The McLarty Treasure Museum looks really cool from space. Looks like a Star Fish on the beach. Located on a National Historic Landmark site, and is part of the Sebastian Inlet State Park, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 10/7/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesLondon City Airport - London, UK

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An airport built in the old docks area of London and close to the City centre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/2/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGrosmont Castle - Satellite Oddity - Wales.

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Impressive remains of 13th century castle, raised on the site of an earlier Motte & Bailey fortress. Located in the heart of the picturesque village of Grosmont, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/13/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSkenfrith Castle - Abergavenny, Gwent, Wales.

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Skenfrith Castle (Welsh: Castell Ynysgynwraidd) a medieval Castle built on the site of a 11th Century wooden fortress. Located in the heart of the tiny village of Skenfrith, in Gwent, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/10/2014

last visited: 9/4/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWhite Castle - Satellite Oddity - Abergavenny, Wales.

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White Castle is a Welsh gem. Impressive round towers guard the heart of the castle, the outer defence walls & moat are much clearer when viewed from satellite. Located in the beautiful surrounding countryside of Llantilio Crossenny, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/9/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMcCaigTower - Oban, Scotland

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McCaig Tower is located on Battery Hill in Oban, Scotland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Northern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/9/2014

last visited: 5/27/2007

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWembley Stadium - Olympic Way, London, UK

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Wembley Stadium opened in 2007 and was built on the site of the 1923 Wembley Stadium. It is the home of the English football team and, as well as hosting soccer matches, it entertains other sports such as Rugby League and American Football.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/3/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesDublin Arch - Dublin, CA

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A metal arch at the city limits of Dublin, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 9/2/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMickey Mouse in Flowers - Anaheim, CA

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Mickey in flowers at the entrance to Disneyland in Anaheim, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 9/2/2014

last visited: 11/12/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMonnow Bridge & Gate - Satellite Oddity - Monmouth, Wales.[

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Monnow Bridge and Gate - Monnow Stone Bridge is the last remaining mediaeval fortified river bridge in Britain where the gate tower stands on the bridge. Located in Monmouth, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/24/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBanjo Pier - Satellite Oddity - Looe, Cornwall, UK.

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A Banjo Pier is a pier in the shape of a banjo. Best viewed from the Air or Satellite. Looe pier is said to be the first Banjo pier in the World. Located in the picturesque Cornish fishing village of Looe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/18/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWindmill on Ruffle Roof - Arcadia, California, USA.

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Denny's features a Dutch style Windmill above its ruffle collar roof. The windmill is a hangover from an earlier tenant, A Dutch Bakery. Located in Arcadia, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: California

date approved: 8/7/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSmiley Face Water Tower - Satellite Oddity - Atlanta, Illinois, USA

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This yellow Smiley face water tower is alongside Route 66 in the small town of Atlanta, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/5/2014

last visited: 8/6/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesIsamu Noguchi's Pylon - Satellite Oddity - Detroit, Michigan.

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A 120 feet tall lesson in simplicity. Symbolic of the Motor City's rebirth during Detroit's first renaissance in 1974. Located in Hart Plaza as a dramatic terminus of Woodward Avenue, American Byways - Automotive Heritage Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Michigan

date approved: 8/5/2014

last visited: never

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