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DS Duby says
Thanks for the explantion. That is interesting that different GPS programs are using different units of measurement that are incompatible. But the difference I am seeing between Google Earth and Maps locations is miles and miles. Seems on purpose.
I just realized I answered a question you didn't ask. Google Earth is based on straight lines, from point to point destinations. Google maps has to go by how the roads lay. So I'm 'guessing' this could be adding extra miles to the destination.
I am talking about getting the Longitude & Latitude data from Google Maps and Earth (not directions). They spit out different data. I am trying to find out why. I think Google Earth wants people to upgrade to a licensed verison for accurate inf
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Mary Craig says
Right... because no son in high school would ever not be at high school when he is supposed to be... ;-)