Reconstruction of theLane End Down 9-07-2023 formation | |||||

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

2. |
Construct the inscribed hexagon (regular 6-sided polygon) of circle 1, pointing up. | ||||

3. |
Construct the inscribed hexagon of circle 1, pointing to the right. | ||||

4. |
Draw the twelve rays from the center of circle 1 to the angular points of hexagons 2 and 3. | ||||

5. |
Draw the twelve connecting lines from the center of circle 1 to the mutual intersections of hexagons 2 and 3, and extend these lines up to circle 1. Number the rays 4 and 5, clockwise, 1 - 24, starting at the top. | ||||

6. |
Construct a circle, tangent to rays nrs. 6 and 8, and tangent to circle 1. | ||||

7. |
Construct a circle, tangent to rays nrs. 6 and 8, and tangent to the upper righthand side of hexagon 3. | ||||

8. |
Construct the "two-points" circle (defined by the two end-points of a centerline) between the centers of circles 6 and 7. | ||||

9. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, passing through the center of circle 8. | ||||

10. |
Construct a circle centered at the intersection of circle 9 and ray nr. 1, tangent to circle 1 at the upper side. | ||||

11. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 10, tangent to the upper righthand side of hexagon 2. | ||||

12. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 10, passing through the intersection of the upper righthand side of hexagon 2 and ray nr. 2. | ||||

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

14. |
Copy circle 10 to the center of circle 1. | ||||

15. |
Copy circle 13 to the intersection of the righthand side of hexagon 2 and ray nr. 6. | ||||

16. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circle 15 at the lefthand side. | ||||

17. |
Construct a circle centered at the upper intersection of circle 11 and ray nr. 1, tangent to circle 10 at the upper side. | ||||

18. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 10, tangent to circle 17 at the lower side. | ||||

19. |
Copy circle 17 to the upper intersection of circle 18 and ray nr. 1. | ||||

20. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 10, tangent to circle 19 at the lower side. | ||||

21. |
Copy circle 17 to the upper intersection of circle 20 and ray nr. 1. | ||||

22. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 10, tangent to circle 21 at the lower side. | ||||

23. |
Copy circle 17 to the upper intersection of circle 22 and ray nr. 1. | ||||

24. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 10, tangent to circle 23 at the lower side. | ||||

25. |
Copy circles 18, 20, 22, and 24, to the intersection of circle 13 and ray nr. 1. | ||||

26. |
Construct two concentric circles centered at the intersection of the upper side of hexagon 3 and ray nr. 1, tangent to circles 18 and 20, at the upper sides. | ||||

27. |
Copy circles 26 to the intersection of circle 16 and ray nr. 1. | ||||

28. |
Construct the "two-points" circle between the intersection of circle 14, and the lower intersection of the outer circle 27, both with ray nr. 1. | ||||

29. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 28, tangent to the inner circle 27 at the lower side. | ||||

30. |
Construct three concentric circles centered at the intersection of circle 13 and ray nr. 3, tangent to the outer three circles 25 at the righthand sides. | ||||

31. |
Construct a circle centered at the upper intersection of the innermost circle 30 and ray nr. 3, tangent to the next inner circle 30 at the near side. | ||||

32. |
Construct a circle concentric to circles 30, tangent to circle 31 at the lower side. | ||||

33. |
Copy circle 20 to the center of circle 1. | ||||

34. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, passing through the center of circle 28. | ||||

35. |
Repeat all necessary steps to copy and rotate circles 10, 11, 18, 20, 25, 30, and 32, five times, with respect to the other angular points of hexagon 2. | ||||

36. |
Repeat all necessary steps to copy and rotate circles 27, 28, and 29, eleven times, with respect to all other odd-numbered rays 4 and 5. | ||||

37. |
Circles 10, 11, 18, 20, 25, 27, 29, 30, 32, 33, 34, 35, and 36, are used for the final reconstruction. | ||||

38. |
Remove all parts not visible within the formation itself. pdf-file | ||||

39. |
Colour all areas corresponding to standing... pdf-file | ||||

40. |
...or to flattened crop, and finish the reconstruction of the Lane End Down formation of 9-07-2023. pdf-file | ||||

41. |
Courtesy the Crop Circle Connector Photo by: Hugh Newman Photo by: STONEHENGE DRONESCAPES PHOTOGRAPHY | The final result, matched with two aerial images, one rotated 180°. | |||

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