Tuesday, April 28, 2009

When on Google Earth 27

Q: What is When on Google Earth?
A: It’s a game for archaeologists, or anybody else willing to have a go!

Q: How do you play it?
A: Simple, you try to identify the site in the picture.

Q: Who wins?
A: The first person to correctly identify the site, including its major period of occupation, wins the game.

Q: What does the winner get?
A: The winner gets bragging rights and the chance to host the next When on Google Earth on his/her own blog!

Since I figured out WOGE 26: http://woge26.blogspot.com/ it is now my turn!

I hope this isn't too easy, or maybe it's not easy at all...


  1. I'm guessing this is the 1st C. BC temple site near Alexandria where they're digging for what they think/hope is Antony and Cleopatra's tomb.

  2. Yep, that's it. Taposiris Magna. 30 degs, 56 mins north by 29 degs, 31 mins east.

  3. When on Google Earth 28 is at:

  4. When on Google Earth 30 at:

  5. Here is WOGE 41: http://woge41.blogspot.com/

    also, I've created a Facebook group 'When on Google Earth' to keep everyone notified. JOIN!