Open kmz file

kmz file icon Did your computer fail to open kmz file? We explain what kmz files are and recommend software that we know can open your kmz files.

What is kmz file?

Files with kmz extension are saved in the Compressed Keyhole Markup Language used by the Google Earth and other GIS applications for modeling geographic data.

kmz file description

File extension kmz is related to Keyhole Markup Language, developed by Keyhole and Google.

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.

MIME types:
application/vnd.google-earth.kmz

Software that will open kmz file

Google Earth

A virtual globe, map and geographical information application by Google

Google Earth for Mac

A geographical information platform

Other kmz file extensions

kmz - Correlate K-Map zipped knowledge map

Files with kmz extension are associated with Correlate. They help user to administrate electronic information.



What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the file name, so for example filename.mp3 has file extension „mp3“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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