KMZ file converter How to convert KMZ file?

What is KMZ file?


KMZ files are typically used in geospatial modelling for Google Earth. They are a special type of file that geospatial modelling software, such as ArcGIS or QGIS, can use to share a geographic space with a particular coordinate system. It’s a Google Earth Placemark File (.KMZ) extension that is supported by most 3D modeling apps. It’s an open format and it uses the “EPSG:3857” projection for its coordinate system. There are many use cases of KMZ files such as generating 3D visualisations and providing insights about the world around us.

KMZ Format details


Full Name Google Earth Placemark Format
Developer Google
Category GIS Files

Software, that convert KMZ files


The easiest way to convert a KMZ file is to save it in a different file format using dedicated software. Below you will find a list of software programs that can handle KMZ files. Open your KMZ file with one of them and save in another file format.


KMZ Converters

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • ArcGIS Desktop
  • Blender
  • Google Earth
  • Google Maps
  • MAPC2MAPC
  • 6 KMZ converters

KMZ conversions