Reconstruction of theMixon 10-08-2018 formation | |||||

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

2. |
Construct two inscribed equilateral triangles of circle 1, one pointing up, one pointing down. These triangles enclose a hexagon (regular 6-sided polygon). Call this hexagon 2. | ||||

3. |
Construct a circle centered at the intersection of the lower side of hexagon 2 and the vertical centerline, passing through its lower righthand angular point. | ||||

4. |
Construct the inscribed equilateral triangle of circle 3, pointing down. | ||||

5. |
Construct the inscribed circle of triangle 4. | ||||

6. |
Construct the inscribed equilateral triangle of circle 5, pointing down. | ||||

7. |
Construct the inscribed circle of triangle 6. | ||||

8. |
Copy circle 7 to the upper intersection of circle 5 and the vertical centerline. | ||||

9. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 3, tangent to circle 8 at the upper side. | ||||

10. |
Copy circle 7 to the upper intersection of circle 3 and the vertical centerline. | ||||

11. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 3, tangent to circle 10 at the upper side. | ||||

12. |
Construct the inscribed circle of hexagon 2. | ||||

13. |
Construct the inscribed equilateral triangle of circle 12, pointing down. | ||||

14. |
Copy circles 3, 5, 7, 9, and 11, two times, to the other angular points of triangle 13. | ||||

15. |
Construct the inscribed equilateral triangle of circle 12, pointing up. | ||||

16. |
Copy circle 7 four times, to the center of circle 1, and to the angular points of triangle 15. | ||||

17. |
Copy circle 12 to the center of circle 3. | ||||

18. |
Construct the inscribed equilateral triangle of circle 17, pointing up. | ||||

19. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, passing through the righthand angular point of triangle 18. | ||||

20. |
Construct the inscribed hexagon of circle 19, pointing to the right. | ||||

21. |
Copy circle 7 six times, to the angular points of hexagon 20. | ||||

22. |
Copy circle 7 to the lowest angular point of triangles 2. | ||||

23. |
Copy circle 7 two times, to the upper lefthand and righthand angular points of triangles 2. | ||||

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

25. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 3, passing through the intersection of the righthand side of triangle 4 and the lower side of hexagon 2. | ||||

26. |
Construct a circle centered at the righthand intersection of circle 25 and the lower side of hexagon 2, tangent to circle 5 at the righthand side. | ||||

27. |
Copy circle 26 to the righthand intersection of circle 9 and the lower side of hexagon 2. | ||||

28. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 3, tangent to circle 27 at the righthand side. | ||||

29. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 3, tangent to circle 22 at the upper side. | ||||

30. |
Copy circles 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 25, 28, and 29, three times, to the top and the lower lefthand and righthand angular points of triangles 2. | ||||

31. |
Copy circle 26 to the center of circle 22. | ||||

32. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circle 31 at the upper side. | ||||

33. |
Circles 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 21, 22, 23, 24, 30, and 32, are used for the final reconstruction. | ||||

34. |
Remove all parts not visible within the formation itself. pdf-file | ||||

35. |
Colour all areas corresponding to standing... pdf-file | ||||

36. |
...or to flattened crop, and finish the reconstruction of the Mixon formation of 10-08-2018. pdf-file | ||||

37. |
Photo by: Steve Alexander Courtesy the Crop Circle Connector Photo by: Jane Barford | The final result, matched with two aerial images. | |||

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