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Kazakh Sphinx

Kazakh Sphinx, Zhumbaktas, Lake Borovoe, Kazakhstan
    This is what some call sphinx. Make sure to look at the imagery; you can’t see much from the aerial view. Here is the link to the Google map.   Name: Kazakh Sphinx Lat, Long: 53.087425, 70.251971 Location:  Zhumbaktas, Lake Borovoe, Kazakhstan     Image via Panoramio
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Roadside Plane

Roadside Plane, Harbke, Germany
    Name: Roadside Plane Lat, Long: 52.205261, 11.033282 Location:  Harbke, Germany     [Reported by Florian Liebe]
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Dry Tortugas

Dry Tortugas, Dry Tortugas National Park, Key West, Florida, USA
    Fort Jefferson is in the picture below.   Name: Dry Tortugas Lat, Long: 24.628444, -82.873269 Location:  Dry Tortugas National Park, Key West, Florida, USA  
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USS Utah

USS Utah, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, USA
    Name: USS Utah Lat, Long: 21.369018, -157.962418 Location:  Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, USA  
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Aconcagua

Aconcagua, Andes, Argentina
    The highest mountain in the Western and Southern Hemispheres at 6,960.8 metres.   Name: Aconcagua Lat, Long: -32.657397, -70.016589 Location:  Andes, Argentina  
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USS Arizona Memorial

USS Arizona Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    The place of attack on Pearl Harbor. More info here.   Name: USS Arizona Memorial Lat, Long: 21.364903, -157.949975 Location:  Honolulu, Hawaii, USA  
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K2

K2, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
    K2 (Chhogori/Qogir, Ketu/Kechu, Mount Godwin-Austen) is the second-highest mountain on Earth, after Mount Everest.   Name: K2 Lat, Long: 35.882500, 76.513333 Location: Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan  
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Akivi

Akivi, Isla de Pascua, Valparaíso, Chile
    Name: Akivi Lat, Long: -27.115089,-109.395099 Location: Isla de Pascua, Valparaíso, Chile  
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