Reconstruction of theAvebury Trusloe 23-06-2005 formation | |||||

1. |
Draw a circle. Draw and extend the horizontal and vertical centerlines. | ||||

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

3. |
Construct the inscribed circle of triangle 2. | ||||

4. |
Construct three circles, each centered at a different angular point of triangle 2, each passing through the intersections (tangent points) of circle 3 and adjacent sides of triangle 2. | ||||

5. |
Copy and mirror each circle 4, relative to the side of triangle 2 opposite to it. | ||||

6. |
Copy and mirror the two righthand circles 5, relative to the lefthand side of triangle 2. | ||||

7. |
Draw the connecting line between the centers of the two righthand circles 5. | ||||

8. |
Copy and mirror the two lefthand circles 4, relative to line 7. | ||||

9. |
Draw the connecting line between the centers of upper circles 4 and 5. | ||||

10. |
Copy and mirror righthand circle 4, relative to line 9. | ||||

11. |
Draw the connecting line between the centers of lower circles 4 and 5. | ||||

12. |
Copy and mirror righthand circle 4, relative to line 11. | ||||

13. |
Copy and mirror circles 4, 5, 6, 8, 10 and 12, relative to the vertical centerline. | ||||

14. |
Construct the inscribed equilateral triangle of circle 12, pointing to the left. | ||||

15. |
Copy triangle 14 eleven times, to the centers of circles 4, 5, 6, 8 and 10 (that means, constructing the left-pointing inscribed equilateral triangle of each of these circles). | ||||

16. |
Construct the inscribed equilateral triangle of lowest circle 13, pointing to the right. | ||||

17. |
Copy triangle 16 eleven times, to the centers of all other circles 13. | ||||

18. |
Draw the connecting line between the lefthand angular point of triangle 14 and the righthand angular point of triangle 16. | ||||

19. |
Construct a circle, centered at the intersection of the righthand side of triangle 14 and line 18, tangent to lowest circle 13 at the lefthand side. | ||||

20. |
Copy circle 19 to the center of circle 12. | ||||

21. |
Copy circle 20 eleven times, to the centers of circles 4, 5, 6, 8 and 10. | ||||

22. |
Construct the circumscribed equilateral triangle of circle 20, pointing to the left. | ||||

23. |
Copy triangle 22 eleven times, to the centers of circles 21 (that means, constructing the left-pointing circumscribed equilateral triangle of all circles 21). | ||||

24. |
Copy circle 20 to the center of lowest circle 13. | ||||

25. |
Copy circle 24 eleven times, to the centers of all other circles 13. | ||||

26. |
Construct the circumscribed equilateral triangle of circle 24, pointing to the right. | ||||

27. |
Copy triangle 26 eleven times, to the centers of circles 25. | ||||

28. |
Construct the inscribed equilateral triangle of circle 20, pointing to the left. | ||||

29. |
Copy triangle 28 eleven times, to the centers of circles 21. | ||||

30. |
Extend the upper lefthand and righthand sides of upper triangles 15 and 17, respectively, until intersection. | ||||

31. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, passing through the intersection of lines 30. | ||||

32. |
Construct the circumscribed hexagon (regular 6-sided polygon) of circle 31, pointing to the right. | ||||

33. |
Triangles 14, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28 and 29, and hexagon 32, together, make up the constituent parts of the reconstruction. High resolution dwf-file | ||||

34. |
Colour the areas, corresponding to standing... High resolution dwf-file | ||||

35. |
...or to flattened crop, to complete the reconstruction of the Avebury Trusloe formation of 23-06-2005. High resolution dwf-file | ||||

36. |
courtesy the Crop Circle Connector photo by: John Dove | The final result, matched with the aerial image. | |||

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Copyright © 2005, Zef Damen, The Netherlands Personal use only, commercial use prohibited. | |||||