Reconstruction of theBadbury Rings 19-07-2024 formation | |||||

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

2. |
Construct the inscribed pentagon (regular 5-sided polygon) of circle 1, pointing up. | ||||

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

4. |
Construct the "two-points" circle (defined by the two end-points of a centerline) between the upper intersections of circles 1 and 3 with the vertical centerline. | ||||

5. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, passing through the center of circle 4. | ||||

6. |
Copy circle 5 two times, to the intersections of circles 4 and 5. | ||||

7. |
Repeat step 6 four more times, with respect to the other angular points of pentagon 2, as shown. | ||||

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Circles 1, 3, 5, 6, and 7, are used for the final reconstruction. | ||||

9. |
Remove all parts not visible within the formation itself. pdf-file | ||||

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

11. |
...or to flattened crop, and finish the reconstruction of the Badbury Rings formation of 19-07-2024. pdf-file | ||||

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Courtesy the Crop Circle Connector Photos by: Hugh Newman | The final result, matched with two aerial images. | |||

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