Google Earth Pro 7.1 is available on Windows and Mac–and on Linux via WINE default 64-bit Wineprefix. You can also use non-Pro Linux Google Earth 7.1 directly on Linux without WINE.
winetricks msxml3 wine googleearth-win-pro-7.1*.exe
If the main menu shortcut doesn’t start Google Earth
~/.wine/drive_c/Program Files (x86)/Google/Google Earth Pro/client/googleearth.exe
and you should find that Google Earth opens and everything works, including searches and atmospheric effects.
if the Terminal worked but the shortcut didn’t
create a script on
$PATH containing the
~/.wine/.... command above.