A kmz file extension is related to the Compressed Keyhole Markup Language used by the Google Earth and other GIS applications for modeling geographic data.
There is one other file type using
the KMZ file extension!
.kmz - Correlate K-Map zipped knowledge map
Software that works with kmz file extension
KMZ file extension - Compressed Keyhole Markup Language (Google Earth) data
What is kmz file? How to open kmz files?
File type specification:
kmz file icon:
The kmz file extension is related to Keyhole Markup Language. A *.kmz file is the compressed version of a *.kml file.
Keyhole Mark-up Language is an XML based language for modeling and storing geographic features such as points, lines, images and polygons.
The default software associated to kmz file type:
Company or developer:
Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program that was originally called EarthViewer 3D, and was created by Keyhole, Inc.
Google Earth maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained from satellite imagery, aerial photography and GIS 3D globe.
Company or developer:
Google Earth for Mac is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program. It is able to view exotic locales like Maui and Paris as well as points of interest such as local restaurants, hospitals, schools, and more.
List of software applications associated to the .kmz file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open kmz file, edit kmz file, convert kmz file, view kmz file, play kmz file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the kmz files.
- Open kmz file
- Save kmz file
- Edit kmz file
- View kmz file
- Import kmz file
- Export kmz file
Software that open kmz file - Compressed Keyhole Markup Language (Google Earth) data
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