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DavidK Wrote:

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> This is an extract from the Encyclopedia

> Brittanica.

>

> 'it is the largest of the three, the length of

> each side at the base averaging 755.75 feet (230

> metres) and its original height being 481.4 feet

> (147 metres). The middle pyramid was built for

> Khafre (Greek: Chephren), the fourth of the eight

> kings of the 4th dynasty; the structure measures

> 707.75 feet (216 metres) on each side and was

> originally 471 feet (143 metres) high. The

> southernmost and last pyramid to be built was that

> of Menkaure (Greek: Mykerinus), the fifth king of

> the 4th dynasty; each side measures 356.5 feet

> (109 metres), and the structure’s completed

> height was 218 feet (66 metres). '

>

> I know that Petrie's measurements give 755.75 to

> within a whisher and have no idea where the other

> two measurements come from to give

>

> 755.75

> 707.75

> 356.5

>

> But it is not unreasonable to suggest the smallest

> pyramid to fit with the others could be restated

> as 55.75 and this gives a difference betwwen Giza

> of 400 feet.

>

> The difference between the middle and Giza is 48

> feet.

>

> I have suggested the eclipse year is 352 days

> being 29.333r days x 12 and 5 of these period make

> 176 days the base of the GP if 10 cubit units are

> used.

>

> How accurate are the second two measurements?

>

> The model does not take much finding.

Hello DavidK:

The image below is a representation of, arguably, the most accurate, and most current, survey of the three primary Giza Pyramids; it combines the Work of Petrie [Khafre and Menkaure], and that of the Glen Dash Foundation, et al. [Khufu]:

Every corner of each pyramid is referenced by coordinates of the Giza Plateau Mapping Project, allowing one to deduce the dimensions of each pyramid and the relative positioning of the other two. Source

Dr. Troglodyte

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> This is an extract from the Encyclopedia

> Brittanica.

>

> 'it is the largest of the three, the length of

> each side at the base averaging 755.75 feet (230

> metres) and its original height being 481.4 feet

> (147 metres). The middle pyramid was built for

> Khafre (Greek: Chephren), the fourth of the eight

> kings of the 4th dynasty; the structure measures

> 707.75 feet (216 metres) on each side and was

> originally 471 feet (143 metres) high. The

> southernmost and last pyramid to be built was that

> of Menkaure (Greek: Mykerinus), the fifth king of

> the 4th dynasty; each side measures 356.5 feet

> (109 metres), and the structure’s completed

> height was 218 feet (66 metres). '

>

> I know that Petrie's measurements give 755.75 to

> within a whisher and have no idea where the other

> two measurements come from to give

>

> 755.75

> 707.75

> 356.5

>

> But it is not unreasonable to suggest the smallest

> pyramid to fit with the others could be restated

> as 55.75 and this gives a difference betwwen Giza

> of 400 feet.

>

> The difference between the middle and Giza is 48

> feet.

>

> I have suggested the eclipse year is 352 days

> being 29.333r days x 12 and 5 of these period make

> 176 days the base of the GP if 10 cubit units are

> used.

>

> How accurate are the second two measurements?

>

> The model does not take much finding.

Hello DavidK:

The image below is a representation of, arguably, the most accurate, and most current, survey of the three primary Giza Pyramids; it combines the Work of Petrie [Khafre and Menkaure], and that of the Glen Dash Foundation, et al. [Khufu]:

Every corner of each pyramid is referenced by coordinates of the Giza Plateau Mapping Project, allowing one to deduce the dimensions of each pyramid and the relative positioning of the other two. Source

**Example: Menkaure – Dimensions extrapolated in meters and inches**

__Note__: The coordinates for the image above were based on data prior to the GDF 5MAY17 Revision [Refer Source, page 12].Dr. Troglodyte

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