Geneablogy: An occasional Journal about our experiences exploring our heritage

Thursday, April 20, 2000

There's a site in Germany aimed at satellite enthusiasts that contains a massive database of place names around the world, similar to the World Gazetteer at, that could potentially be useful to genealogists. One nice feature is the "Neighbors" link in the search results that shows the names, coordinates, and distances to surrounding locations.

Posted at 7:05:04 PM