Google Earth 7.3 on Ubuntu Linux

Related: Google Earth Pro 7.3 on Linux via WINE

Install Google Earth Pro 7.3 on Linux

Google Earth Pro 7.3 is available at no charge by:

  1. Download Google Earth 7.3 64-bit .deb
  2. Install by

     gdebi google-earth-pro-stable_current_amd64.deb
    

You will see a Google Earth icon in your desktop menu, or open a new terminal and type

googleearth

This also installs a software source in /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google-earth.list for future updates automatically.

  • Be sure you’re running Google Earth from /opt/google/earth/pro/googleearth and get version 7.3.x under Help > About Google Earth

What’s new in Google Earth 7.3

As noted in Google Earth 7.3 release notes, the key improvements include

  • all Google Earth installs are now “Pro” for free
  • high-resolution (Hi DPI) support
  • fixed broken networking system (blank links) etc.

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