Reconstruction of theWeyhill 28-07-2002 formation |
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1. |
Draw a circle. Draw the horizontal and vertical centerlines. | ||||

2. |
Construct the inscribed equilateral triangle of circle 1, pointing down. | ||||

3. |
Copy circle 1 to the upper right angular point of triangle 2. | ||||

4. |
Copy circle 1 another two times, to the other two angular points of triangle 2. | ||||

5. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 3, tangent to both circles 4 at the near sides. | ||||

6. |
Copy circle 5 to the centers of both circles 4. | ||||

7. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circles 5 and 6 at the far sides. | ||||

8. |
Construct a line, tangent to circles 3 and upper left 4 at the upper sides. | ||||

9. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to line 8. | ||||

10. |
Construct the inscribed square of circle 9. | ||||

11. |
Construct the inscribed circle of square 10. | ||||

12. |
Construct the circumscribed equilateral triangle of circle 9, pointing down. | ||||

13. |
Construct the circumscribed circle of triangle 12. | ||||

14. |
Copy circle 13 to the upper right angular point of triangle 12. | ||||

15. |
Construct a circle centered at the upper left angular point of triangle 12, tangent to circle 14 at the near side. | ||||

16. |
Copy circle 15 to the center of circle 1. | ||||

17. |
Construct three circles concentric to circles 3 and 4, each tangent to circle 16 at the near side. | ||||

18. |
Draw the line connecting the center of circle 1 to the upper right angular point of triangle 12. | ||||

19. |
Construct a circle centered at the intersection of circle 16 and line 18, tangent to circle 3 at the near side. | ||||

20. |
Copy circle 19 to the intersection of circle 7 and line 18. | ||||

21. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circle 20 at the near side. | ||||

22. |
Copy circle 19 to the intersection of circle 13 and line 18. | ||||

23. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circle 22 at the near side. | ||||

24. |
Construct the inscribed hexagon (regular 6-sided polygon) of circle 13. | ||||

25. |
Construct the inscribed circle of hexagon 24. | ||||

26. |
Circles 3, 4, 7, 11, 17, 21, 23 and 25 form the basis for the reconstruction. | ||||

27. |
Remove all parts invisible in the formation. High resolution dwf-file | ||||

28. |
Colouring green all areas corresponding to standing crop... High resolution dwf-file | ||||

29. |
...or to flattened crop, finishes the reconstruction of the Weyhill 28-07-2002 formation. High resolution dwf-file | ||||

30. |
courtesy the Crop Circle Connector photo by: Steve Alexander | The final result, matched with the aerial image. | |||

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Copyright © 2002, Zef Damen, The Netherlands Personal use only, commercial use prohibited. | |||||

Since 1-Februari-2005 |