How to Install Google Earth on Kubuntu Linux Easy Guide

May 8, 2017 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Google-Earth on Kubuntu

Hello Kubuntu User! The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with the Google-Earth App on Kubuntu 64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And with Google-Earth App for Desktop you can View satellite Imagery, Maps, Terrain, 3D Buildings, Galaxies far in space, and the deepest Depths of the Ocean.

Finally, the Google Earth features are:

  • Explore rich geographical content
  • Zoom from outer space to street level
  • Search for business locations
  • Visualize your GPS tracks and share with others
  • Fly around cities (or the whole world) in 3D
  • Go back in time with historical imagery
  • Dive beneath the surface of the ocean
Google Earth Installation for Linux Kubuntu - Featured
  1. Download Google-Earth App for Kubuntu Linux

    Google-Earth .rpm 64-bit Package
  2. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Start Typing ‘term’ on Desktop.
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Google Earth Installation for Linux Kubuntu - Open Terminal
  3. Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer

    which gdebi

    If Not there then:

    sudo su -c "apt install gdebi"

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

  4. Access the Target location
    (Usually Downloads go in the Home folder or the Temporary directory /tmp)

    cd ~/Downloads

    Or when downloaded with Firefox maybe:

    cd /tmp/mozilla*

    To Verify that it’s there List the contents with:

    ls .
  5. Earth Package Installation

    cd ~/Downloads
    sudo gdebi ./google-earth*.deb
  6. Google Earth Quick Start Tutorials

    Google-Earth Tuts
  7. Launch & Enjoy Google-Earth on Kubuntu ;)

    Google Earth Installation for Linux Kubuntu - KDE Launcher
Installing Google Earth for Kubuntu - Google Earth GUI

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