Reconstruction of theLion's Gate 8-08-2024 formation | |||||

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

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

3. |
Construct the inscribed equilateral triangle of circle 1, pointing to the left. | ||||

4. |
Construct the inscribed circle of triangle 3. | ||||

5. |
Construct the circumscribed hexagon of circle 4, pointing to the right. | ||||

6. |
Copy circle 4 to the righthand angular point of hexagon 5. | ||||

7. |
Construct the "two-points" circle (defined by the two end-points of a centerline) between the center of circle 1 and the righthand intersection of circle 6 and the horizontal centerline. | ||||

8. |
Copy circle 4 to the center of circle 7. | ||||

9. |
Construct a circle centered at the upper lefthand angular point of hexagon 2, tangent to circle 7 at the upper lefthand side. | ||||

10. |
Copy circle 9 to the center of circle 1. | ||||

11. |
Draw the connecting line between the intersections of circles 8 and 10. | ||||

12. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to line 11. | ||||

13. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, passing through the center of circle 7. | ||||

14. |
Construct the inscribed hexagon of circle 13, pointing to the right. | ||||

15. |
Construct a circle centered at the midpoint of the upper side of hexagon 14, tangent to circle 8 at the upper lefthand side. | ||||

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

17. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 7, tangent to the upper righthand side of hexagon 2. | ||||

18. |
Copy circle 7 to the upper righthand angular point of hexagon 14. | ||||

19. |
Draw the connecting line between the center of circle 1 and the righthand intersection of circles 10 and 18. | ||||

20. |
Construct a circle centered at the intersection of line 19 and circle 10, tangent to circle 17 at the near side. | ||||

21. |
Copy circle 20 to the intersection of line 19 and circle 12. | ||||

22. |
Construct a circle centered at the lower intersection of circle 21 with circle 12, passing through its upper intersection. | ||||

23. |
Construct a circle centered at the upper intersection of circle 21 with circle 12, passing through its lower intersection. | ||||

24. |
Construct a circle, tangent to circle 17 at the upper righthand side, tangent to circle 23 at the upper side, and tangent to the horizontal centerline. | ||||

25. |
Draw a line from the center of circle 7 to the intersection (tangent point) of circle 17 and the upper righthand side of hexagon 2, and extend this line upto circle 8. | ||||

26. |
Construct the "two-points" circle between the intersections of line 25 with circles 8 and 17. | ||||

27. |
Construct a circle centered at the righthand intersection of circle 10 and the horizontal centerline, tangent to circle 17 at the righthand side. | ||||

28. |
Copy circle 27 to the center of circle 26. | ||||

29. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 7, passing through the center of circle 26. | ||||

30. |
Copy circle 26 to its own upper intersection with circle 29. | ||||

31. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circle 8 at the lefthand side. | ||||

32. |
Copy circle 31 to the righthand intersection of circle 17 and the horizontal centerline. | ||||

33. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 7, tangent to circle 32 at the lefthand side. | ||||

34. |
Copy circle 7 to the lower righthand angular point of hexagon 14. | ||||

35. |
Construct a (small) circle centered at the upper intersection of circles 24 and 33, tangent to circle 23 at the near side. | ||||

36. |
Copy circle 35 to the center of circle 21. | ||||

37. |
Remove all redundant parts from circles 7, 8, 10, 16, 17, 18, 21, 22, 23, 24, 28, 30, 33, 34, and 36, such that... | ||||

38. |
...this pattern remains. | ||||

39. |
Repeat all necessary steps to copy and rotate pattern 38 five times, with respect to the other five angular points of hexagon 2, as shown. | ||||

40. |
Patterns 38 and 39, together, make up the final reconstruction. pdf-file | ||||

41. |
Colour all areas corresponding to standing... pdf-file | ||||

42. |
...or to flattened crop, and finish the reconstruction of the Lion's Gate formation of 8-08-2024. pdf-file | ||||

43. |
Courtesy the Crop Circle Connector Photo by: Hugh Newman Photo by: STONEHENGE DRONESCAPES PHOTOGRAPHY | The final result, matched with two aerial images. | |||

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