This page describes my pre-microFIT roof in downtown Toronto, Annex neighborhood.
House positioning: 43.664462 latitude, -79.417218 longitude, fronting on West
Azimuth: 345 degrees azimuth (15 degrees counter-clockwise)
Lot size: 17.8 feet by 131.7 feet
Elevation: 374 feet above sea level
House structure: 46 feet long (West-to-East), 15.6 feet wide (North-to-South) at base
Google satellite imagery
Bing satellite imagery
3D view without property lines
- roof – unobstructed view of Southern skies throughout entire day (no shading)
- third floor patio – unobstructed view of Southern skies throughout entire day without shading at roof level
- parking at rear – tree shade in early morning (summer), building shade in early morning (winter), building shade after 3-4 PM
Google Earth imagery showing shading hazards
In the following set of images, my property is marked with the red spot. Unfortunately, Google has not mapped my house in 3D, yet. But regardless, thanks very much to Google for putting together this free version of Google Earth.