Reconstruction of theHoney Street (phase 2) 27-06-2009 formation | |||||

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

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

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

4. |
Construct the circumscribed pentagon of circle 3, pointing up. | ||||

5. |
Draw the five rays of pentagon 4, from the center of circle 1 to the angular points. | ||||

6. |
Copy circle 1 to the top of pentagon 4, and move this circle (copy and delete original) to its own lower intersection with the vertical centerline. | ||||

7. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, passing through the intersections of the two lower rays 5 and circle 6. | ||||

8. |
Construct a "two-points" circle (defined by the end-points of a centerline) between the upper intersection of circle 6 and the lower intersection of circle 7, both with the vertical centerline. | ||||

9. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 8, tangent to circle 6 at the lower side. | ||||

10. |
Construct a circle centered at the lower intersection of circle 9 and the vertical centerline, tangent to circle 8 at the lower side. | ||||

11. |
Copy circle 10 two times, the first to its upper intersection with the vertical centerline, the second to the corresponding intersection of the first. | ||||

12. |
Construct three circles concentric to circle 8, tangent to circles 10 and 11 at the upper sides. | ||||

13. |
Copy circle 10 three times, the first to its lower intersection with the vertical centerline, the subsequent circles to the corresponding intersection of the previous copied circle, as shown. | ||||

14. |
Construct three circles concentric to circle 8, tangent to circles 13 at the lower sides. | ||||

15. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, passing through the center of circle 8. | ||||

16. |
Copy circles 8, 9, 12 and 14 four times, to the intersections of circle 15 and the other rays 5, as shown. | ||||

17. |
Remove all parts from circles 8, 9, 12, 14 and 16 not visible within the formation itself. | ||||

18. |
Construct a "two-points" circle between the lower intersections of the two inner circles 14 with the vertical centerline. | ||||

19. |
Copy circle 18 to the top of pentagon 4. | ||||

20. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circle 19 at the upper side. | ||||

21. |
Copy innermost circle 12 to the center of circle 1. | ||||

22. |
Copy circle 10 to the lower intersection of circle 21 and the vertical centerline. | ||||

23. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circle 22 at the upper side. | ||||

24. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circle 22 at the lower side. | ||||

25. |
Construct a circle centered at the upper intersection of circle 23 and the vertical centerline, tangent to circle 24 at the upper side. | ||||

26. |
Construct a "two-points" circle between the center of circle 18 and its upper intersection with the vertical centerline. | ||||

27. |
Construct a circle concentric to the upper circle 13, passing through the center of circle 26. | ||||

28. |
Copy circle 8 and the innermost circle 14 to the center of circle 1. | ||||

29. |
Draw the five rays of pentagon 2, from the center of circle 1 to the angular points. | ||||

30. |
Construct a "two-points" circle between the intersections of circles 28 and the upper righthand ray 29. | ||||

31. |
Copy circle 27 to the center of circle 30. | ||||

32. |
Construct a "two-points" circle between the intersections of circle 23 with the upper ray 5 and the upper righthand ray 29. | ||||

33. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 32, tangent to circle 23 at the upper righthand side. | ||||

34. |
Copy circle 33, while mirroring it with respect to the vertical centerline. | ||||

35. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, passing through the center of circle 18. | ||||

36. |
Copy circle 33 to the intersection of circle 35 and the upper righthand ray 29. | ||||

37. |
Copy circle 26 five times, to the centers of circles 25, 31, 33, 34 and 36. | ||||

38. |
Copy circles 25, 31, 33, 34, 36 and 37 as a whole four times, to the corresponding positions with respect to the other rays 5, while rotating about the center of circle 1, as shown. | ||||

39. |
Circles 20, 25, 31, 33, 34, 36 and 37, and patterns 17 and 38 make up the final reconstruction. High resolution dwf-file | ||||

40. |
Colour all areas corresponding to standing... High resolution dwf-file | ||||

41. |
...or to flattened crop, and finish the reconstruction of the Honey Street (phase 2) formation of 27-06-2009. High resolution dwf-file | ||||

42. |
Courtesy the Crop Circle Connector Photo by: Lucy Pringle | The final result, matched with the aerial image. | |||

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Copyright © 2009, Zef Damen, The Netherlands Personal use only, commercial use prohibited. | |||||