Google Earth Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to Google Earth for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is Marble, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Google Earth and nine of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Google Earth are NASA World Wind (Free, Open Source), KStars (Free, Open Source), Modest Maps (Free, Open Source) and uebermaps (Free).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 31, 2021

    Platforms

    × Clear
    • Online
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Android Tablet
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Windows Phone
    • Kindle Fire
    • Blackberry
    • Windows Mobile
    • Windows S
    • KDE
    • Apple Watch
    • Google Chrome
    • OpenStreetMap
    • PortableApps.com
    • F-Droid
    • Wine

    Features

    • Apps with Offline Map Support
    • Based on OpenStreetMap
    • GPS Navigation
    • Turn-by-turn Navigation
    • Real-time traffic
    • Geocoding
    • Points of interest (POI)
    • Police location
    • Educational
    • Embeddable
    • Cycling
    • Driving directions
    • Portable
    • Night mode/Dark Theme
    • Works Offline
    • Location Mapping
    • User generated
    • Wiki
    • Wikipedia integration

    License

    • Free
    • Open Source
    • Paid
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    • Marble is a Virtual Globe and World Atlas that you can use to learn more about Earth: You can pan and zoom around and you can look up places and roads. View 30 alternatives to Marble
      Most users think Marble is a great alternative to Google Earth.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • PortableApps.com
      Marble vs Google Earth
      pros, cons and recent comments
      It shows maps of Earth and the sky, also with 3D rendition of our planet.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      0
      Douze it also features an offline world map in the form of a globe, with many different layers available, with old age maps and such.
      Positive comment almost 4 years ago

      0
    • World Wind lets you zoom from satellite altitude into any place on Earth. View 14 alternatives to NASA World Wind
      Most users think NASA World Wind is a great alternative to Google Earth.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      NASA World Wind vs Google Earth
      pros, cons and recent comments
      This is a developer tool rather than an application that can be used "out of the box", like Google Earth.
      Negative comment over 5 years ago

      8


    • KStars is a Desktop Planetarium for KDE. It provides an accurate graphical simulation of the night sky, from any location on Earth, at any date and time. View 39 alternatives to KStars
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • KDE
      KStars vs Google Earth
      pros, cons and recent comments
      whitephoenixus It’s a planetarium program, not a maps or atlas program.
      Negative comment 8 months ago

      0
    • Modest Maps is a small, extensible, and free library for designers and developers who want to use interactive maps in their own projects. View 50 alternatives to Modest Maps
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Modest Maps vs Google Earth
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Roby718 this is a library, not an application
      Negative comment about 4 years ago

      1
    • Share Your Favourite Spots with Family, Friends & the World ... ... in the World's most PASSIONATE MAPS COMMUNITY. - create maps collaboratively - join local conversations - publish interactive maps anywhere: website, blogs, cms, apps, ... - amm. View 66 alternatives to uebermaps
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad


    • gvSIG Mini Maps allows you to browse and navigate with GPS a full set of free on/offline maps from your phone or tablet. View 48 alternatives to gvSIG

      Discontinued

      The app is no longer updated. Last version, 1.2.3, released in March 2011, can be still downloaded from Google Play Store.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
    • pTolemy3D projects goal is to provide FOSS tools necessary to build your own 3D GeoWeb application. View 6 alternatives to pTolemy3D

      Discontinued

      Can't find the website.

      No screenshots yet
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Libmini is free software that displays geographic terrain data at real-time. This is an example application of integrating libmini in the Qt user interface. View 3 alternatives to QTViewer
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Aciqra (uh-SEE-kruh) is a free and open source virtual sky map and planetarium which tracks and displays astronomical bodies including planets, nebulae and stars to an accuracy of... View 34 alternatives to Aciqra

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 2.3.2, released in July 2013, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
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