Well, Google didn't forget the Linux community this time. Google broke the old tradition of releasing software for Windows first, when a Linux version of Google Earth 4.3 (beta) was released together with the Windows and Mac versions. And as Amit puts it together, Google Earth 4.3 is a complete 'Wow!'
How to install Google Earth 4.3 beta in Linux?Enter this command into a terminal and hit enter
wget http://dl.google.com/earth/client/current/GoogleEarthLinux.bin && chmod +x GoogleEarthLinux.bin && ./GoogleEarthLinux.bin
This downloads the Google Earth installer and starts the graphical installer. At those on a slow connection, the installer is about 19 MB in size.
Watch this eye popping video of new features in this release of Google earth and head over to gearthblog.com for a complete overview of the new features.
Direct Download Links for Google Earth 4.3Linux version: http://earth.google.com/tour/thanks-linux4.html
Windows version: http://earth.google.com/tour/thanks-win4.html
Mac version: http://earth.google.com/tour/thanks-mac4.html