Go to Google Maps. Search for a city in Latin America, like Caracas. Looks like something's going on! I bet we're in the process of seeing another region of the world being added.
Andrew points out that you can search for it in Satellite mode and get a result. So maybe they have the coordinates plugged in but are missing road data.
Now that I'm typing this up, I'm guessing this is old news. I'm still going to click "Publish Post," though.