Russia, 22 May 2007: Yandex portal announced a new search engine to search satellite images of Moscow region. In the facility provided it will provide users to get satellite images of the region in common and hybrid modules in addition to the city map of Yandex.
It is said that Yandex.Maps tools are compatible with new view modes. Thus it will form a means for users to calculate distances also. Along with the data provided the satellite image reflects the real-time traffic situation. Of course, the traffic jam is depicted as on the time of imaging.
Yandex-Maps website has a collection of detailed maps of Moscow and the Moscow region, St. Petersburg, Kiev, Russia and Europe. The website provides features to search for maps and satellite images along with search option by streets and other options. Satellite images for Yandex.Maps portal are supplied by ScanEx R&D Center.