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Google has a service walk on the world's largest breadboard model of the railway

< p> Google Street View has a opportunity for a virtual walk Miniatur Wunderland is a breadboard model of a railway of colossal proportions - the length of the toy tracks in it is more than 13 thousand kilometers, and the number of trains is almost a thousand. . The model, the total area of ​​which is more than 370 square meters, is decorated with 335 thousand lights and 200 thousand different figures.

The layout is managed by 40 computers from a specially equipped room. The whole exposition is divided into thematic zones, which are typical German, Swiss and American landscapes and cities. The latest novelty of the model was miniaturethe cost of which cost $ 3.5 million.

One day in the layout lasts 15 minutes - during this time, the lighting changes and the schedule of movement of the toy transport changes. All the miniature versions of the equipment - trains, cars, fire engines, planes and so on - are all moving in the model.

For shooting panoramas of the layout in Google, a special toy car copying those cars that shoot real streets for cartographic service . A mini Google car drove through all the streets of Miniatur Wunderland and photographed every detail and transport model in detail.