(2) Mon Jul 04 2005 13:51 PST Unidentified Stationary Objects #2: This one's in Iran. Oil slick? Meteor impact crater? Parked alien spacecraft? Another weird volcano? I can't see this one in other sattelite photos so it's more likely to be a transient phenomenon.
GMaps tourism is so fun. For instance, Mysterious dragon in the Sahara.Have you seen any comments on whether or not the whole world is true-color? There's a lot of weird stuff in places like, say, outside Beijing, which really look like false-color IR.
Oil well fire?