AWAA #19

Around the World with A&A (AWAA) is a new GoogleEarthing contest (see rules page), encompassing 80 puzzles. Enter your answer in the comments, and move on to the next puzzle. When all the puzzles have been completed, the person with the most correct answers will be the winner.

Use Google Earth to find the image below somewhere on the face of the Earth. When you find it, tell us using the comment feature. And send an email to so we can contact you.

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Puzzle Solved by: Deepb1ue
Elapsed Time: 3 days 14 hr 43 min
Location: Cadillac Ranch, Amarillo, Texas, USA

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4 Responses to “AWAA #19”

  1. Strange, I was convinced this would be found in no time.
    It’s such a distinct feature:
    long and dark, shiny and black…


  2. DOH! This is the Cadillac Ranch outside Amarillo, Texas.
    35′11′14N 101′59′13W
    I was fooled by my own preconception that the cars were placed in a circle, not a straight line.

  3. darn, I suspected it but was not able to find that sculpture without having a name or place.

  4. :-))

    So that hint really helped.
    For those that don’t get it:
    “long and dark, shiny and black” is a sentence from Bruce Springsteens ‘Cadillac Ranch’.

    When I bought his album ‘The River’ in 1980 and saw the sleeve-photo of this place, I almost couldn’t believe it was real. That someone actually ‘planted’ ten cadillacs.

    It’s one of those places I would like to visit, somewhere in the future (it’s a long list).


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