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Google Street View Timelapse: The Raw Data

By June 14, 2009 No Comments

Google’s Street View is without question the most ambitious panorama projects to date and the movie below provides a glimpse of the raw data captured. As the poster vipersniper32 states – four days, 3,642 GPS data points and one blatant violation of Google’s Terms of Service:

So above is the raw data, if you have time and the patience you can create a timelapse from the actual final product:

The timelapse drives up Hennepin Avenue in Minneapolis – its almost tempting to make one ourselves…


Andy is Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London.