Where On Google Earth?

The Online Geography Game

Contest #164

November 12th, 2010 Posted by | Uncategorized | 19 comments

19 Responses to “Contest #164”

  1. San Juan Lake area at the Nicaraguan-Costa Rican border
    That’s the site where Nicaraguan troops set up camp on Costa Rican territory claiming they used Google Maps that turned out to show the border erroneously.

  2. Mouth of the Amazon, around the 0 10 0 S 49 0 0 W mark.

  3. Rio San Juan, Caribbean coast of Nicaragua, near Greytown.
    Also part of Costa Rica

  4. The Calero Island area, at the border between Nicaragua and Costa Rica on the Caribbean Sea coast, which Google Earth has apparently drawn in the wrong place, almost causing a war(lol).

  5. Mouth of Rio San Juan (Nicaragua)

  6. San Juan River at the border of Nicaragua and Costa Rica.

  7. 10.931, -83.675

    Northeastern border between Nicaragua and Costa Rica, famous now for Nicaragua’s “invasion” into Costa Rica, thinking thy were still in Nicaragua based on borders shown on Google Maps.

  8. Jejeje este es mi país Costa Rica!!!, en este momento la isla Calero lugar del actual conflicto con los invasores Nicaragüenses ( 10°55’26.08″N, 83°40’39.42″O)

  9. Disputed border area between Costa Rica and Nicaragua on the Carribean Coast.
    – sponsored by Google Maps, creators of fine international tensions everywhere…

  10. Isla Calero on the San Juan River on the border between Nicaragua and Costa Rica. It is a point of contention between the two nations. Nicaraguan troops occupied it last week.

  11. Mouth of the San Juan River, Nicaragua/Costa Rica.

    10° 56′ N 83° 41′ W

  12. Costa Rica – Nicaragua border; 10°56’17.57″N, 83°41’48.16″W

  13. San Juan de Nicaragua, Nicaragua, right at the border with Costa Rica, East coast. Yeah!

  14. San Juan River, disputed border between Nicaragua and Costa Rica

  15. easy! this is clearly a shot of the borderline between Costa Rica and Nicaragua. The actual conflict zone of these two countries.

  16. 10.9341 -83.6733
    A view of a border dispute near the mouth San Jose river along the borders of Nicaragua and Costa Rica. Google apparently got the border wrong, and Nicaragua apparently put troops in Costa Rican territory.
    http://google-latlong.blogspot.com/2010/11/costa-rican-nicaraguan-country-border.html
    Nicauragua is believed to be working with Iran and Venezuela to build a rival to the Panama Canal in this area.

  17. Border of Nicaragua and Costa Rica, site of recent border dispute

  18. The Eastern end of the Costa Rica/Nicaragua border, near Greytown.

  19. Costa Rica/Nicaragua border region near Greytown

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