The WikiMapia is a search engine and Web mapping using satellite images.
The Wikimapia was created by Russian Alexander Koriakine and Evgeniy Saveliev, and was released on May 24, 2006, with the slogan:
Let's describe the whole world!
The service is based on satellite images from Google Maps.
The system allows:
- Write Comments on Places
- Insert Places
- Edit Locations
- Create Roads
- Edit Roads