How to Install Google Earth on Ubuntu 16.04


First of all, make sure the package database is up-to-date. Run this command in terminal:

$ sudo apt-get update

For a smooth installation experience, install GDebi:

$ sudo apt-get install gdebi

2. Download the following packages using your browser

3. Open Terminal and navigate to the Downloads folder (cd Downloads)

4. Install all 3 packages

$ sudo dpkg -i lsb-security_4.1+Debian13+nmu1_amd64.deb

$ sudo dpkg -i lsb-invalid-mta_4.1+Debian13+nmu1_all.deb

$ sudo dpkg -i lsb-core_4.1+Debian13+nmu1_amd64.deb

5. Fix dependency issues

sudo apt-get install -f

6. Reboot

7. Download and install Google Earth x64 .deb package

Here's the link to the download:

Note: Make certain you download the 64 bit version

Open Terminal, change folders to 'Downloads' and install

$ sudo gdebi google-earth-stable_current_amd64.deb

8: Enjoy