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Google has introduced a new update to Google Maps!
It’s official - Google Maps now depicts the Earth as a globe. Head to Google Maps and when you zoom all the way out, the Earth will now be displayed as a globe (previously shown as a flat surface).
"With 3D Globe Mode on Google Maps desktop, Greenland's projection is no longer the size of Africa." Google Maps
This change will allow users to more accurately view the Earth.
See it for yourself here!