Google Earth Philippines

The Google Earth globe.

If you’re more of a Filipino Google Earth junkie instead of a Google Maps hacker, then you should visit Google Earth Philippines. This wiki, which is primarily run by Roby and Urbano over at the Philippines Makeover blog (formerly Metro Manila Makeover), aims to be a central repository of all Google Earth-related KML and KMZ files.

The most common types of KML files are those that highlight and label places in the Philippines. Probably the most interesting ones though are the one the Naga City GIS people have released. Check out the really cool Naga City building footprints. The Naga City GIS people have even released their raw Naga/Bicol data and invites Google Earth enthusiasts to play around with the data and create and share KML files.

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July 5, 2006
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  1. cesar wrote on September 20, 2006 @ 10:07PM

    just lookin around

  2. Felino wrote on February 17, 2008 @ 09:19PM

    good!!! now we have are own phillipine map guidelines, like labels and building footprints,keep up good work!!!!

  3. luis wrote on April 3, 2008 @ 07:27PM

    great job. looking forward to great trips. thanks

  4. miketezon wrote on April 4, 2008 @ 01:51AM

    I’d like to see some places in my own country

  5. Edgar wrote on April 11, 2008 @ 11:22PM

    Oh I see Im just wandering around at the net searching for easy map finder,, so find more possibilities , , ,don’t be like other lazy fucking co-filipino who’s just sticking their ass out of ther homes without doing nothing , hehhe,. just kidding!!

  6. Ding wrote on May 2, 2008 @ 05:57PM

    Mabuti may nakaisip gumawa nito. Kahit di mo dati nararating pagginamit mo ang earth phil. para ka na ring nakarating sa turistang lugal sa Pinas. Iba ang pinas.

  7. loneroverpeer wrote on May 17, 2008 @ 12:02PM

    nice site… its close to home..
    is there a way we can have contour maps of some areas of the Philippines? I’m trying to develop an orienteering course for the boys.

  8. jun oliva wrote on May 19, 2008 @ 11:12PM

    nice …..more power

  9. mcky wrote on May 30, 2008 @ 09:46PM

    no comments!… lol _

  10. melvin wrote on June 4, 2008 @ 05:11PM

    nice to see specific places locally. will be busy and useful for a real estate broker. thanks

  11. willy wrote on June 24, 2008 @ 04:09PM

    Adding Contours onto Google Earth in real time

    loneroverpeer : May 17, 2008 at 10:02 AM

    nice site… its close to home..
    is there a way we can have contour maps of some areas of the Philippines? I’m trying to develop an orienteering course for the boys.

  12. dta2679 wrote on June 25, 2008 @ 12:31AM

    subject acquired…………………………….

  13. doods wrote on June 25, 2008 @ 12:37AM

    just want to see/ visit nice spot here.can anyone help me thru this?

  14. rio jane wrote on June 26, 2008 @ 04:15PM

    thanx kasi makikita na natin ang ating lugar dito sa pinas na hindi pa natin napuntahan

  15. nathan wrote on June 27, 2008 @ 12:10PM

    its nice to look at places.

  16. Creed Apollo wrote on July 16, 2008 @ 04:21PM

    wheres my home town?
    Steeltown at Iligan City, Lanao del Norte

  17. kenneth wrote on August 7, 2008 @ 05:29PM

    its a great site… are there no live sites to find?

  18. venner wrote on August 25, 2008 @ 02:56PM

    just want to explore and tour in my native land

  19. SR_Eyes wrote on October 14, 2008 @ 02:38PM


    Any idea about the distance from Pasay – NAIA to Los Banos, Laguna?

    Thanks in advance.


  20. sherdl_jashey wrote on November 8, 2008 @ 07:42PM

    good thing that we have google-earth philippines. at least dina tayo maliligaw.

  21. naire wrote on January 10, 2009 @ 11:46AM

    ds a great idea,actually its cool, am able to explore places in the phil. that ive never been to, right nw, am planning where to go on my next vacation..thnks man! mabuhay

  22. Farra wrote on February 6, 2009 @ 03:57PM

    im planning to explore this time… i never had a time for myself…im always in bars, malls … mostly in the city… ive been fromthe south since birth but never had a chance to be close to nature… this is giving me a whole new perpective… Thank you

  23. kimberly wrote on February 25, 2009 @ 08:00AM

    wala bang particular place na talagang makikita ang whole view?

  24. joanna mikkaela wrote on March 10, 2009 @ 12:11AM

    it’s great.children can learn more about the world and adults can find great summer destinations in the philippines abd other countries too.

  25. RGH wrote on March 14, 2009 @ 08:30AM

    Could this image thru google earth perfected to like can take pictures on all open spaces on earth in a 3D form thereby it monitors what everyone does in a certain time? If this happens, the world will be at peace I think, because you are being watched like television, a crime happened just rewind the time to see who did what when and where. Maybe a help in finding lost things and many more. The most important is the software or the system can’t be altered by just anyone. No they’re covered by camera so no problem at all.

  26. jastine wrote on March 18, 2009 @ 05:58AM

    Philippines is one of the largest islinds in the world. Visit herre and enjoy.

  27. carmela wrote on March 23, 2009 @ 04:58AM

    ang ganda talaga ng pinas

  28. carmela wrote on March 23, 2009 @ 05:05AM

    kahit san ka mpnta hndi ka maliligaw…try nyo tumingin sa goolge map..hehe

  29. princes wrote on March 23, 2009 @ 05:07AM

    wow….i love pinas..hehehe

  30. arvy wrote on March 23, 2009 @ 12:13PM

    i want to see the house of jomer

  31. Andrew wrote on March 30, 2009 @ 01:37AM

    WELL well, i guess google earth does a good job but not good as i am thinking,kase d naman tlga updated ang mga images ng google earth ung bahay nmen iba n ngaun but sa google earth ung lumang bahay p din nkikita mo to think na 2009 n daw ung update nila :0

  32. ver wrote on April 9, 2009 @ 04:47AM

    mkikita ko na rin ang mga bubong ng mga bahay sa pilinas

  33. mj wrote on April 25, 2009 @ 06:23AM

    pls answer this how to buy a image to google earth

  34. mayette wrote on May 14, 2009 @ 01:44AM

    I want to travel and explore beautiful, tourist and historical spots in our country. Thanks for these map guidelines it will make my destination easier.

  35. KeIano wrote on June 6, 2009 @ 08:45AM

    hanap q is google earth then when i search 8, the first site sa list is e2! Gusto kc makita kabuuan ng Makati, last tym kc aun naglibot libot me maghapon sa Makati parang nahilo aq, parang pareparehas yung lugar. hopefully meron maiprovide sa kin na accurate map. tnx yo,

  36. be wrote on July 28, 2009 @ 12:02AM

    thanks to google earth i can now have a glance of the entire philippines. ang galing ng google earth ‘no?

  37. jay-ar naga nacional wrote on July 30, 2009 @ 09:09AM

    thanks to google any place na dipa napupuntahahan withlandmark makikita na.

  38. mhico19 wrote on August 10, 2009 @ 02:40AM

    got any idea how user friendly it is for those people who doesn’t know how to use or at least the meaning of this google earth? coz twice i encountered 3 people asking what on earth is google earth?



  39. joven mabana wrote on August 26, 2009 @ 12:24AM

    a unique among other countries of the world.magnificent Philippines.MABUHAY!

  40. kkk wrote on October 3, 2009 @ 07:07AM

    ayos ang naisip nito

  41. ANNE wrote on October 8, 2009 @ 01:04AM


  42. tiago_76 wrote on October 30, 2009 @ 01:20PM

    it makes our lives better and easier

  43. mariene wrote on November 24, 2009 @ 05:26AM

    thanks ky God kac nglagay cya ng earth

  44. jazon wrote on November 24, 2009 @ 11:44AM

    can you show the altitude of every location in meter and feet above sea level? this is a great help in outdoor activities like mountaineering and biking

  45. Willard wrote on December 3, 2009 @ 08:29PM

    Try to go in Calatagan, Batangas. Mas maraming WHITE Beaches dun n hindi nppancn

  46. khyle wrote on February 9, 2010 @ 11:44AM

    don’t really understand

  47. mr._slide wrote on March 4, 2010 @ 01:23PM

    its nice to visit again f theres a target number for swertres.ty

  48. mr._slide wrote on March 4, 2010 @ 01:29PM

    hi chriselle sun fr. cebu

  49. Daniel Joshua E. Aurelio wrote on March 6, 2010 @ 06:30AM

    I like Google Earth Philippines and I always hang out to google! IT WAS FUN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I went to the Google Map and then I saw maps of
    the Philippines. I like the Philippines so much! CAuse I Like the food and the things here in GMA,so much so I like in Philippines, not in the other worlds but When I was a baby, I live in USA.
    With my parents also whwn I grew, WE went to the Philippines Because we went to the USA my father is working on the US. So we stayed there until he finished working and now we went to the Philippines. Thats all! I LIKE GOOGLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! SO MUCH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  50. louie wrote on March 8, 2010 @ 08:10AM


  51. irish wrote on March 9, 2010 @ 11:15AM

    hoy mga pinoy hehehe!!!!!

  52. luther wrote on March 10, 2010 @ 02:06AM

    i want to see airwin luther today until later noon

  53. bern88 wrote on April 11, 2010 @ 02:33AM

    kinda searching for our store location

  54. drij wrote on April 14, 2010 @ 12:49AM

    godDamnit.! ths s cool. LOL

  55. joan wrote on April 21, 2010 @ 10:34PM

    saan po yung dona roces sr science and tech high school

  56. marie len ojo wrote on April 25, 2010 @ 05:16PM

    well, well,it’s really wonderful1!
    we can see how God love the people but in return we just ignore it…… our mother earth, as we love ourselves….

  57. jun alviso wrote on April 26, 2010 @ 05:47PM

    I saw the roof of my little house!!, and felt little homesick
    hehehe.. anyway I would like to thanks google
    earth philippines vista pinas.

  58. Mats wrote on May 22, 2010 @ 10:00PM

    Can you find my home at lake kalagutay base camp, maramag, bukidnon

  59. solexvy wrote on May 24, 2010 @ 02:53PM

    QE2 with the fisherman still passing in huge devil deep blue sea

  60. jebi wrote on June 3, 2010 @ 12:39PM

    I’d like to know more about beautiful places in our country!

  61. jose wrote on July 4, 2010 @ 07:01PM

    It’s already 2010. Pero ang satelite photos nila are dated 2005 pa. Yung ibang places wala pa ngang photos. Like Valencia, Negros Oriental

  62. jayzon wrote on July 19, 2010 @ 01:44AM

    where can i buy real time google earth? for GIS

  63. justin wrote on July 22, 2010 @ 01:41PM

    it’s cool!!!!!!!

  64. precious wrote on July 22, 2010 @ 01:43PM

    like it!

  65. TOM D'MAX wrote on July 26, 2010 @ 06:22PM

    cool…!feeling ko C.I.A.agent ako

  66. yhummy wrote on July 27, 2010 @ 12:00PM

    ganda ko!!

  67. Rudy Garcia wrote on July 28, 2010 @ 10:17AM

    This is a great achievement done by the people with creative minds. You exerted more time and efforts making an earth map, that serves a very useful guide in locating unfamiliar places. I congratulate all the contributors for the job well done.

  68. izzo1234 wrote on July 31, 2010 @ 06:11PM

    yang google earth na hanap ko ya monte carlo

  69. ara wrote on August 1, 2010 @ 05:09PM

    wow it`s nice to see Philippines and I`m proud to be pinoy!

  70. shiela mae wrote on August 4, 2010 @ 11:50PM

    nice this 2 use searching in every country

  71. dhenielle wrote on August 5, 2010 @ 05:45PM

    nice and easy

  72. hasih wrote on September 4, 2010 @ 09:34PM

    i want fuck u

  73. habagat wrote on October 22, 2010 @ 05:57AM

    to explore pinas even at home

  74. mariber millen d. salarda wrote on November 22, 2010 @ 10:23PM

    the philippines is realy nice wow!

  75. R.Baylon - Google Places Expert wrote on December 4, 2010 @ 02:39PM

    Great job. I will look around and maybe add some Davao-related stuff coz Davao is my hometown =)

  76. mars4 wrote on February 28, 2011 @ 12:40AM

    we are all a visitor’s of this world, that’s why?none of us can stay here let’s tour and see how wonderful it is.

  77. teofilo co wrote on February 28, 2011 @ 03:05AM

    first enter to your google earth it a wonderful

  78. barbz wrote on March 17, 2011 @ 04:25PM

    hello guys! anybody here who have been working with sketchup for upload in google earth? i want to make a 3d one to display our house in naga city in Google Earth so everyone can see!

  79. ojoj wrote on March 24, 2011 @ 07:05AM

    hi..could you pls update our country’s map? i suppose there has been much improvement in many areas of our country particularly in housing and infrastructure projects.

  80. web design bangalore wrote on December 27, 2011 @ 07:59PM

    It is a nice globe of Philippines.

  81. Website Design Bangalore wrote on December 28, 2011 @ 04:06PM

    I really enjoyed this site. This is such a Great resource that you are providing and you give it away for free. It gives in depth information. Thanks for this valuable information.

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