Keyboard Shortcuts for Google Maps ~ Easy Tutorial!!

Google Maps is a web mapping service developed by Google.  It includes satellite imagery, street maps, 360 degrees panoramic views of streets, real-time traffic information, route planning for traveling by foot, car, bicycle, or public transportation. In this tutorial, we will see the list of keyboard shortcuts available for Google Maps. Let’s get started!!

Google Maps
Google Maps

Last updated on Jan 7, 2021.

Download Google Maps Shortcuts for Offline Study Here: Google Maps .pdf

General Shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
Tab This key will navigate between controls on the screen
← ↑ → ↓ Helps to pan to desired direction
Page Up or
Page Down or
Home or
Helps to pan wider
This key will help to zoom
It will help to zoom out

Street View Shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
This key will rotate camera 45 degrees in counter-clockwise direction
Helps to rotate camera 45 degrees in clockwise direction
Page Up
It will look up towards the sky
Page Down
Helps to look down towards the ground
This key will help to go forward
It will help to go backward
+ This shortcut key will help to zoom in
Used for zooming out
On the circle, it will jump to the point
In rectangle, helps to zoom in to that point
3 It will toggle the 3D mode (Numpad)

From this short tutorial, you can get to know the list of keyboard shortcut keys available for Google Maps web application. Hope you like it. If you have any queries, feel free to let me know.

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