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Google Earth Nerds, Who'd Be Up For a Little Game?

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Bubba Ray Boudreaux, Feb 17, 2007.

  1. Bubba Ray Boudreaux

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    It would go something like this...................................

    First poster would post a screenshot of something taken from Google Earth and post it.

    It would then be up to respondents to locate said screenshot on Google Earth.

    Rules would be simple.

    Hints are to be given. Not to hard, not to easy.

    First correct answer posts a screenshot and then the game continues on.

    Nerdy as hell, but fun for the whole family:haha:
     
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    There's lots of clues there...

    A general one is: It's on Long Island.

    GooEarth.jpg
     
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    ...and cloudy that day :whistle:
     
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    Sorry, bit too nerdy for me. Besides....I have to finish this thesis on cold nuclear fusion for powering coffee makers.









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  6. Bubba Ray Boudreaux

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    I don't know. I've been looking for the better part of an hour and everything I've done is not turning up anything..................
     
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    Long Island....New York????
     
  8. Bubba Ray Boudreaux

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    That's my guess and every search I run, Sycamore Avenue is the only street I can find on Long Island and it runs the wrong way..................:confused:
     
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    Ok, I'll drop another clue; Farmingville.

    The only Long Island I know of is in NY...But in case there are others I don't know of, then yes, it is in NY.
     
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    BTW, my kids are cracking up at your avatar... :waytogo:
     
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    It's where MiB converge during secret meetings.................
     
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    tulip ave.?????:haha: :haha: OK hang on
     
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    I'm gonna go out on a limb and say that is where the Ratchet Strap lives......
     
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    :haha: :haha: :haha: :haha:
     
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    this is what i found.:(
     
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    Not quite, but thats pretty close... The one you want is much further south. I'll call it a winner cause they own the chunk of land. :wink1:

    That's some fine detective work getting that outta that patch! I was just going for the tower, I didn't think you'd get it down that close.
     
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    Sometimes I live there...and a few other nearby sites. But my house isn't near there.
     
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    how do you get a picture of just the map?

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    Are you talking without the labels? Turn off all the layers. Click on File, and there's an option to save as a jpg.
     
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    I'll post a pic up in the morning either before I go into the office or after I get back.:D
     

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