Or maybe, I should say train fans. Whichever! Nice eye. Or eyes.

On a recent episode of anime Sound! Euphonium, the character Kumiko is shown riding a train—a train that looks very slick.

[via Yaraon]

Like something you would only see in an anime? Um, no.

A train that, as commenters pointed out online in Japan, looks exactly like the inside of the Keihan 13000 series, which runs in Kyoto.

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[Photo: Tetsudo Hobidas]

The photo originally appeared on rail fan blog Tetsudo Hobidas in 2012 and the following year, appeared in a 2ch thread on nice trains in Japan’s Kansai region.

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Here’s the full comparison:

[via Yaraon]

Of course, this sort of thing isn’t new in anime—or manga, for that matter.

Top photo: Yaraon

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