Reconstruction of theTemple Farm 7-08-2011 formation | |||||

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

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

3. |
Construct the inscribed square of circle 1, sides horizontal and vertical. | ||||

4. |
Construct the inscribed octagon (regular 8-sided polygon) of circle 1, pointing to the right. | ||||

5. |
Construct eight inscribed equilateral triangles of circle 1, each with one angular point coincident with successive angular points of octagon 4, as shown. | ||||

6. |
Draw 24 rays from the center of circle 1 to all angular points of triangles 5. Number these rays counterclockwise from 0 to 23, starting at the rightmost one, as shown. | ||||

7. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, passing through the intersection of ray 6 nr. 4 and the upper righthand side of octagon 4. | ||||

8. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, passing through the intersection of ray 6 nr. 4 and the upper righthand side of square 2. | ||||

9. |
Construct the circumscribed dodecagon (regular 12-sided polygon) of circle 8, with the midpoint of one side coincident with the righthand intersection of circle 8 and the horizontal centerline. | ||||

10. |
Construct the circumscribed circle of dodecagon 9. | ||||

11. |
Construct the inscribed equilateral triangle of circle 8, pointing to the left. | ||||

12. |
Construct a "three-points" circle, passing through the righthand intersection of circle 8 and the horizontal centerline, and passing through the intersections of the lefthand sides of triangle 11 and the vertical centerline. | ||||

13. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circle 12 at the lefthand side. | ||||

14. |
Construct the circumscribed hexagon (regular six-sided polygon) of circle 13, pointing to the right. | ||||

15. |
Construct the circumscribed circle of hexagon 14. | ||||

16. |
Construct the inscribed square of circle 15, sides horizontal and vertical. | ||||

17. |
Construct the inscribed circle of square 16. | ||||

18. |
Construct the circumscribed square of circle 13, sides horizontal and vertical. | ||||

19. |
Construct the circumscribed circle of square 18. | ||||

20. |
Construct the circumscribed square of circle 19, sides horizontal and vertical. | ||||

21. |
Construct the circumscribed circle of square 20. | ||||

22. |
Divide the linesegment in between the righthand intersections of circles 19 and 21 with the horizontal centerline into nine equal parts. | ||||

23. |
Construct eight circles concentric to circle 1, passing through the dividing nodes 22, as shown. | ||||

24. |
Construct the circumscribed equilateral triangle of circle 15, pointing up. | ||||

25. |
Construct the circumscribed circle of triangle 24. | ||||

26. |
Construct a "two-points" circle (defined by the two end-points of a centerline) between the upper intersections of circles 13 and 17 with the vertical centerline. | ||||

27. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, passing through the center of circle 26. | ||||

28. |
Draw the connecting line between the center of circle 1 and the intersection of the upper righthand side of square 2 and the righthand side of square 3. | ||||

29. |
Construct a circle centered at the righthand intersection of circle 19 and the horizontal centerline, tangent to the innermost circle 23 at the near side. | ||||

30. |
Copy circle 29 to the intersection of circle 27 and line 28. | ||||

31. |
Construct a "two-points" circle between the center of circle 30 and its righthand intersection with line 28. | ||||

32. |
Copy circle 31 to the center of circle 30. | ||||

33. |
Construct a "two-points" circle between the righthand intersections of circles 30 and 13 with line 28. | ||||

34. |
Copy circle 33 four times, to the center of circle 1, and to the intersections of circle 1 with rays 6 nrs. 0, 1 and 2. | ||||

35. |
Draw three pairs of parallel lines, each tangent to the central circle 34, and tangent to the peripheral circles 34 successively, each time at both sides. See details. | ||||

36. |
Draw two connecting lines, between the intersections of rays 6 nrs. 1 and 2 with circle 8, and with circle 10. Extend these lines in both directions upto the nearest line 35. | ||||

37. |
Construct a circle centered at the intersection of circle 8 and ray 6 nr. 2, tangent to circle 10 at the near side. | ||||

38. |
Copy circle 37 to the center of circle 1. | ||||

39. |
Draw a line, tangent to circles 37 and 38 at the lower sides. | ||||

40. |
Remove all parts from circles 13, 15, 17, 25, 30 and 32, and lines 35, 36 and 39, until the shown pattern remains. | ||||

41. |
Copy pattern 40 eleven times, while rotating them around the center of circle 1, and, together with pattern 40 itself, distributing them evenly around the circle (each time 30° in between). | ||||

42. |
Remove all parts from circle 21, and lines 35, until the shown pattern remains. | ||||

43. |
Copy pattern 42 eleven times, in the same way as pattern 40 in step 41. | ||||

44. |
Remove all parts from circles 19, 21 and 23, and patterns 42 and 43, until the shown pattern remains. When circles 19, 21 and 23, are given the values 0 through 9 from inside outwards, the remaining pattern represents the following values, starting from the "largest", clockwise: 9, 8, 0, 3, 6, 1, 6, 3, 5, 0, 7, 4. | ||||

45. |
Circles 1 and 7, and patterns 40, 41 and 44, together, make up the final reconstruction. High resolution dwf-file | ||||

46. |
Colour all areas corresponding to standing... High resolution dwf-file | ||||

47. |
...or to flattened crop, and finish the reconstruction of the Temple Farm formation of 7-08-2011. High resolution dwf-file | ||||

48. |
Courtesy the Crop Circle Connector | The final result, matched with two aerial images. | |||

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Copyright © 2011, Zef Damen, The Netherlands Personal use only, commercial use prohibited. | |||||