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    Re: New online mapping from nearmap.com
    From: Andr?s Ruiz
    Date: 2010 Nov 19, 08:19 +0100

    Try: http://www.activecaptain.com/X.php


    De: navlist-bounce@fer3.com [mailto:navlist-bounce@fer3.com] En nombre de Peter Fogg
    Enviado el: jueves, 18 de noviembre de 2010 1:39
    Para: NavList@fer3.com
    Asunto: [NavList] New online mapping from nearmap.com


    Have recently come across this new (?) online mapping facility:

    which is similar to Google's product, with a few advantages:

    1.  Apart from familiar overhead photo or street map options, Nearmap also offers "Terrain", giving an indication of the topography; and

    2.  The overhead photo view is not only relatively fresh but also comes with a date.  Not only that, but earlier overhead photos are typically available, also with dates.  They seem to be high-quality images.


    What it doesn't have is a measuring tool, to (for example) measure distances within the maps.  Any map-maker software-developers tuned in, please consider including this...


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