26 Amazing and Strange Google Earth Secrets

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1. Red Sea Governorate, Egypt (27°22’50.10″N, 33°37’54.62″E)

An interesting, mysterious pattern in the desert.

2. Coronado, California, USA (32°40’34.19″N 117° 9’27.58″W)

See the Swastika-shaped building?

3. Kigosi Game Reserve, Tanzania (4°17’21.49″ S 31°23’46.46″ E)

This is a massive herd of water buffalo.

4. Wittmann, Arizona, USA (33.747252, -112.633853)

That’s a completely random triangle located in Arizona.

5. Walsh, Alberta, Canada (50° 0’38.20″N 110° 6’48.32″W)

“The Badlands Guardian” in the mountains.

6. Homebush Bay, Sydney, Australia (-33.836379, 151.080506)

SS Ayrfield, aka the floating forest, which is a shipwrecked boat covered in trees.

7. Dayton, Oregon, USA (45° 7’25.87″N 123° 6’48.97″W)

Firefox logo in a cornfield.

8. Córdoba, Argentina (-33.867886, -63.987)

A guitar-shaped forest.

9. Columbia Station, Ohio, USA (1.303921, -81.901693)

A heart-shaped lake

10. Gobi Desert, China (40.452107, 93.742118)

Another mysterious pattern but this one is in the middle of the desert.

11. Nevada, USA (37.563936, -116.85123)

A giant target in the desert.

12. Boise National Forest, Boise, Idaho, USA (43.645074, -115.993081)

I wonder what they made this out of?

13. Moab, Utah, USA (38°29’0.16″N 109°40’52.80″W)

Potash evaporation ponds at the Intrepid mines.

14. Nevada, USA (37.629562, -116.849556)

More strange patterns, this one being in the sand in Nevada.

15. Arica, Chile (-18.529211, -70.249941)

50 meters tall and 120 meters wid, this is the world’s largest coca-cola logo, which is made out of 70,000 empty Coke bottles.

16. El Segundo, California (33.921277, -118.391674)

A giant Mattel logo.

17. Sahara Desert, southern Ténéré of Niger (16.864841, 11.953808)

UTA Flight 772 Desert Memorial.

18. Winslow, Arizona, USA (35.027185, -111.022388)

The Barringer meteor crater.

19. Katavi National Park, Tanzania (6°53’53.00″ S 31°11’15.40″ E)

A giant pool of hippos bathing.

20. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA (44.525049, -110.83819)

The Grand Prismatic Spring

21. Okinawa, Japan (26.357896, 127.783809)


22. Come Downtown and Play, Memphis, Tennesse, USA (35.141533, -90.052695)

That’s the roof of Peabody Place Entertainment and Retail Center

23. Heart-Shaped Land Formation, New Caledonia, France (20°56’15.47″S, 164°39’30.56″E)

24. Oil Fields, Rio Negro, Argentina (37°39’16.06″S 68°10’16.42″W)

The oil fields in Argentina form a mesmerizing web.

25. Shipwreck, Basrah, Iraq (30.541634, 47.825445)

Looks like a building at first, but it’s actually a shipwreck.

26. Jet in a Parking Lot, 92410 Ville-d’Avray, France (48.825183, 2.1985795)

For some reason, there’s a jet just chilling out in a parking lot.