Switch Between Terrain and Satellite Views on Google Maps with iPhone 6

Edited by Freya, Ron Cruz, Jen M

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    To begin, tap the home button to access the lock screen
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    You can also press the power button located on the right-hand side of the phone.
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    Swipe to the right to unlock the phone
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    If you have a pass-code enabled, enter your pass-code.
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  3. 3
    Tap on the Google Maps application
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    Tap on the icon located on the top left-hand corner to access your different options
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    Tap on the Satellite option in order to view Google Maps with a satellite view
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    Pinch outward in order to zoom into a particular place on the map
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    Conversely, pinch inward in order to zoom out.
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    Tap on Satellite again, from the options menu, in order to get back to your original view
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    To access the terrain view, tap on the Terrain option
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    This will give you a view of different altitudes and the differences in the types of terrain in your area.
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    To cancel terrain view, tap on the Terrain option again to go back to your original view
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Recent edits by: Ron Cruz, Freya

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