India’s Google Earth



Indian Space Research Organization has recently launched its indigenously developed 3D Virtual Earth software named BHUVAN with special emphasis on India, it has been marketed as the Google Earth killer and is available for free download via plugin.

Features of BHUVAN


  • Explore Earth in 3D
  • Better much closer view of India’s Geography
  • Fly to locations
  • Snapshot creation
  • Heads-Up Display ( HUD) naviation controls ( Tilt slider, north indicator, opacity, compass ring, zoom slider)
  • Measurement tools (Horizontal distance, aerial distance, vertical distance, measure area


I didn’t used but i have come to know that it is slow.. Anyways it’s a good effort lets see what our government do in response of this

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