Why does the satellite imagery that I bring in and the KMZ file appear to be on an angle, as if it's angled back rather than being a top down view?

Here's a screenshot that should better explain what I'm seeing.


  • Ok, figured it out :-) Had to change the projection settings. Project > PRoject Properties > Proper UTM Zone! – Bighouse Productions Jun 14 '18 at 19:34
  • I think you should expand your answer into about a short paragraph and make it an answer. – PolyGeo Jun 14 '18 at 19:51
  • Similar question was asked yesterday gis.stackexchange.com/questions/286194/… and many times before. – user30184 Jun 14 '18 at 20:28
  • Yes, but it's not an easy question to look up and find... or at least when I used my search terms I could not find the solution. Seems counterintuitive to remove a question with a solution when others may find it useful. – Bighouse Productions Jun 15 '18 at 20:59

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