Google Earth for Android 6.2 Brings Earth Gallery

An update to Google Earth has landed in the Google Play Store today. It introduces a lot of new features to make the experience more useful. The biggest feature is the Earth Gallery which are curated sets of layers giving you information such as wear earthquakes have occurred, real time flights and city tours. Other features include the ability to share your current view to Google+ (or any other social app), new gestures for pinch and zoom, and more. Get a look at the full changelog and get the download over in the Google Play Store.

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  • JamesS

    wear earthquakes? I think you meant were-earthquakes. :P They only come out on full moons.

    • J R

      And I think you meant WHERE. lol

      • JamesS

        Um, no. Think about it a little while and get back to us. May I suggest you watch some old horror flicks to help you out? ;)

    • Gladiator_Posse

      Painful, isn’t it? Is this¬†1st grade grammer still or 2nd these days?

  • Cipher Zero

    Whoa, whoa, whoa…Android 6.2?! I thought we were on 4.0.x?

    • Jonny Girvan

      The app is called Google Earth for Android, and it’s on version 6.2 :)

      • Cipher Zero

        lol I know, I was just poking fun because of the way it was worded. :)

        • Jonny Girvan

          Doh, my mistake :p

      • RitishOemraw

        In the future: Google Earth for android 7.2 for android 6.0 and up is now available in Google’s Google Play Store.

    • Covert_Death

      nice stopwatch ;)

  • yankeesrule587

    permissions bitching in 5, 4 , 3, 2 , 1 ……

  • smithers85

    seriously, guys. proofread your shit before you click publish. it’s getting embarrassing.¬†

  • Martin Rix

    I uninstalled Google Earth after I realised that Google Maps has better features (other than the 3D globe).