GoogleEarthing #4

Use Google Earth to find the image below somewhere on the face of the Earth. When you find it, tell us the name of the location, the longitude and latitude, or very specific directions on how to find it using the comment feature. And send an email to so we can email you your GoogleEarthing Winner prize.

This one’s from almost 15 miles up, so you know it’s a pretty significant place of human activity.

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Puzzle Solved by: Cal (1)
Elapsed Time: 2 hrs 19 min
Location: Syncrude Plant, Athabasca Tar Sands, near Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada

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5 Responses to “GoogleEarthing #4”

  1. Any hints? Continent?

  2. Since you have no life, I’m going to hold out on clues other than the one in the original posting.

    For now.

  3. Syncrude Plant Athabasca Tar sands Alberta

  4. Kudos to Cal for getting this one.

    Stay tuned for GoogleEarthing #5.

  5. Hello…

    I am new at this…
    My first time in fact on Google Earth…

    Could anyone tell me if there is a photo available of the Riou Lake area, in the prolific Athabasca Uranium Basin In Canada

    Please let me know at

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