How to Print Maps From Google Earth

By Jon Stefansson

Google Earth is a collection of aerial photos
i aerial view image by Fabio Barni from

Google Earth software allows users to navigate and search a collection of aerial images of the planet. Users are able to print out images of the areas they find in Google Earth for personal use. Printing a map from Google Earth is a simple task that should only take a few seconds.

Printing From Google Earth

Run Google Earth software and search for a location in the box in the left hand column.

Wait for Google Earth to navigate to the desired location.

Use the compass and zoom tool adjust the image for printing.

Select the desired layers under the "Layers" heading in the left column by checking or unchecking the boxes.

Click "File" > "Print" from the menu bar.

Select "Most Recent Search Results" from the new menu and click "Print".