for Qasr-e Shirin on the spreadsheet. I have just looked at these on Google Maps Satellite view and they are correct to the METRE!
Trust in google maps and google earth may be unwarranted. There may be political reasons for incorrect maps, e.g. China, White House, ... Iraq/Iran
also comes to mind as a place where google maps may intentionally have an error.
34,522241 at your end??
Because the data is converted based on the browser settings of the viewer. Best to mark the column as text, not number.
Iran is slow to load.
Not sure what tentative site has 1000 locations, but that's the culprit. I will review if I can do something about it, but I would recommend not showing the tentative sites by default, but only if requested. Clustering would be the solution here again.
@Els: Do you need the German data differently?