WATCH: Tokyo to San Francisco in 83 seconds

2014-07-16 14:10

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Tokyo to San Francisco in 83 seconds

2014-07-16 13:54

Check out this mind-blowing timelapse footage filmed from a Boeing 747-400 en route from Tokyo's Narita Airport to San Francisco.WATCH

Cape Town - Afraid of flying? Well, an amazing time lapse video of a flight between Tokyo and San Francisco may just change your mind, because it's so damn beautiful!

Combining 3 400 separate images taken from a Boeing 747-400, the photographer manages to capture the nine-and-a-half hour trans-Pacific flight in less than 90 minutes.

Watch the video here

According to Huffington Post, the footage was filmed using a GoPro plugged into a portable iPhone charger. 

And, oh that sunrise at the end! 
Here's an interesting little fact shared on Twitter by Travelstart:

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