Awesome: 11-year time-lapse video of One World Trade Center

Posted at 4:01 AM, Jun 01, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-01 04:01:59-04

NEW YORK — In honor of the recent opening of One World Observatory to the public, officials at EarthCam have unveiled a spectacular time-lapse video chronicling the more than a decade of construction.  Be sure to watch in HD.

The following description accompanies the video on YouTube:

In recognition of the opening of One World Observatory in New York City, we have released a special edition of our One World Trade Center video. Watch and share this commemorative time-lapse movie showing the completion of construction from October 2004 to Memorial Day 2015. Hundreds of thousands of high definition images were captured over the past 11 years and hand-edited for this exclusive time-lapse movie.