Instructions to find the land height or depth of the ocean at your specified location. Put your mouse cursor near your location and drag near to the middle. Repeat until you have a sufficiently accurate centre point position. You should see a tiny flashing dot..
Try changing the map scale by using the + and - signs, or double click your mouse or spread two fingers. Repeat.
Choose the Map or Satellite options in the top right corner and note the pull down menu options for Terrain or Labels. Tick these to see what shows. The terrain option adds the height elevation contour lines on the map. The photo image may be helpful as you get closer to you location of interest.
27 Sept 2018 : Update and apology. I have removed the search box where you could input your wanted name location and also the orange peg-man which enabled street view. Since 16th July 2018 Google have been charging me for usage of this type of page (approx $380 per month). This site relies on advertising alone for its income and and I can't afford to provide these extra two facilities.
3 Oct 2018. This page is being used about 1691 times per day. Google are charging me about £8 per day for this. (£0.005 per page load.)
There was an orange man icon to click to see views from any road in blue. Discontinued due to cost.
The Google maps API and database used to produce the above imagery and information may contain errors. Sea depths are approximate and accuracy is not assured. The information is not for navigational purposes. .
Page started 13 June 2013, amended 6 October 2018. Copyright Satellite Signals Ltd (c)