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Okay, I think I got this... lol

Speed of light in a vacuum is 299,792,458 meters per second.
And the line of latitude, 29.9792458 degrees north of the equator runs through the location of the Great Pyramid.

What are the chance odds of this correlation?

Here's my thinking.

1. In general, we are looking for any "line" of latitude that can be expressed as 299,792,458 - the meters per second count. While it is obvious that we are using the prevailing system, the subtler, more general point is that we could achieve this result with other mapping systems, if they could convert to the string '299792458'.

2. That said, is our real-life result the only way that we could achieve the light speed correlation under the current system?
The answer is no.
Think about this: Surely people would mention the light speed correlation if the GP turned out to be 29.9792458 degrees south of the equator. So, in fact there are two ways that the GP could provide this hit with our current system:

29.9792458 degrees north of the equator
29.9792458 degrees south of the equator.

Edit...there are two more

2.99792458 degrees north and south can be accommodated by our system.

3. So, some learned men and women will declare the to be due to chance. But if the light speed meter correlation really is due to luck, then how often can we expect to see this result appear under TRULY controlled conditions?


4. With this in mind, we ask how unlikely it is that a structure that is the size of the GP would be over either such line under controlled random conditions. Imagine the GP landing on Earth as with no prior consideration to location and that there was an equal chance that the GP could land anywhere between what we call between 90 degrees South and 90 degrees North of the equator. What are the chances that the GP would land on ant of our 4 light-friendly lines?

First, we note that the GP is about 755 wide north-to-south.
Next, the distance from North to South pole is est 12500 miles which converts to about 65,000,000 total feet.

That's 65 million feet compared to 755 total feet.

So, the distance from pole to pole consists of about 87500 755-foot GP-like segments.

There are 4 chances on 87k or about a 1 in 22k chance expectation that the GP would fall over one of these lines.

Down from the original estimate by x4, but very long chance result nonetheless.

Finally, by the same reasoning we have another 4 chances when considering longitude. And so, when long and lat are considered, it looks like we have 8 chances in about 87,000, or 1-in-11,000 overall odds.



Edited 8 time(s). Last edit at 09-Jul-18 03:48 by Poster Boy.

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GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 996 Poster Boy 20-Feb-18 05:14
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds > Straight Flush 151 Corpuscles 20-Feb-18 05:31
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds > Straight Flush 112 Barbelo 20-Feb-18 06:37
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds > Straight Flush 149 molder 20-Feb-18 07:01
citation, etc 110 Poster Boy 20-Feb-18 17:56
Re: citation, etc 87 Corpuscles 20-Feb-18 18:58
Re: citation, etc 86 Poster Boy 20-Feb-18 19:02
Longitude 68 Barbelo 20-Feb-18 20:45
Re: Longitude 68 Poster Boy 20-Feb-18 21:44
Re: Longitude 72 Barbelo 20-Feb-18 22:08
Re: Longitude 63 Poster Boy 20-Feb-18 22:39
Re: Longitude 70 Barbelo 21-Feb-18 00:02
Re: Longitude 70 Poster Boy 21-Feb-18 00:50
Re: Longitude 75 Barbelo 21-Feb-18 03:06
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 110 Spiros 20-Feb-18 20:34
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 72 Poster Boy 20-Feb-18 22:03
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 125 Spiros 21-Feb-18 07:50
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 94 Poster Boy 21-Feb-18 17:00
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 78 Poster Boy 21-Feb-18 16:37
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 74 Spiros 21-Feb-18 17:37
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 148 Poster Boy 21-Feb-18 17:59
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 78 cladking 20-Feb-18 20:41
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 92 Poster Boy 20-Feb-18 22:35
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 77 cladking 20-Feb-18 22:59
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 75 Poster Boy 20-Feb-18 23:16
Speaking of Cubits and Meters 40 Poster Boy 03-Jul-18 01:06
Re: Speaking of Cubits and Meters 35 Dr. Troglodyte 03-Jul-18 12:45
Re: Speaking of Cubits and Meters 21 Poster Boy 03-Jul-18 14:23
Re: Speaking of Cubits and Meters 23 Dr. Troglodyte 03-Jul-18 19:42
Re: Speaking of Cubits and Meters 33 Poster Boy 03-Jul-18 20:19
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 41 drew 03-Jul-18 02:30
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 36 Poster Boy 03-Jul-18 03:47
Oops...did I misinterpret my own notes? 39 drew 03-Jul-18 05:58
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 29 drew 17-Jul-18 16:06
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 22 Poster Boy 17-Jul-18 22:36
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 22 drew 18-Jul-18 06:14
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 21 Poster Boy 18-Jul-18 16:00
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 18 drew 19-Jul-18 02:02
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 32 Poster Boy 19-Jul-18 03:26
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 53 drew 20-Jul-18 21:08
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 17 Poster Boy 21-Jul-18 14:45
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 18 drew 21-Jul-18 22:30
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 13 Poster Boy 22-Jul-18 14:07
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 36 Martin Stower 21-Jul-18 19:27
Aw Martin, why didn't you say earlier? 22 drew 21-Jul-18 22:53
Re: Aw Martin, why didn't you say earlier? 26 Martin Stower 21-Jul-18 23:50
Stone from a glass house 21 drew 22-Jul-18 00:07
Re: Stone from a glass house 40 Martin Stower 22-Jul-18 01:06
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 44 Manu 03-Jul-18 14:56
Einstein's theory on the speed of light may be wrong 27 rodz111 03-Jul-18 16:25
redirect 23 Poster Boy 03-Jul-18 16:44
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 28 Poster Boy 03-Jul-18 16:33
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 32 dougkeenan 03-Jul-18 16:45
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 38 Manu 04-Jul-18 01:33
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 27 Poster Boy 04-Jul-18 04:32
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 42 Manu 04-Jul-18 05:57
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 22 Poster Boy 04-Jul-18 15:18
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 23 Manu 04-Jul-18 15:47
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 20 Poster Boy 04-Jul-18 16:28
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 22 Manu 04-Jul-18 16:38
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 23 Poster Boy 04-Jul-18 17:23
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 24 Manu 04-Jul-18 17:50
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 21 Poster Boy 04-Jul-18 18:33
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 20 Manu 04-Jul-18 19:42
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 18 Poster Boy 04-Jul-18 19:51
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 20 Manu 04-Jul-18 21:50
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 21 Poster Boy 04-Jul-18 21:58
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 38 Manu 04-Jul-18 22:22
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 29 Poster Boy 05-Jul-18 02:27
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 25 Manu 05-Jul-18 03:06
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 18 Poster Boy 05-Jul-18 04:22
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 34 Manu 05-Jul-18 05:02
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 18 dougkeenan 05-Jul-18 12:13
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 22 Manu 05-Jul-18 13:35
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 21 Poster Boy 05-Jul-18 14:06
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 24 Manu 05-Jul-18 14:58
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 17 Poster Boy 05-Jul-18 15:06
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 21 Manu 05-Jul-18 15:27
On romancing numbers versus only working with full light speed correlations 34 Poster Boy 05-Jul-18 19:41
Speaking of the Great Pyramid and meter... 22 Poster Boy 08-Jul-18 16:45
Re: Speaking of the Great Pyramid and meter... 28 Dr. Troglodyte 08-Jul-18 17:20
Re: Speaking of the Great Pyramid and meter... 16 Poster Boy 08-Jul-18 22:41
Re: Speaking of the Great Pyramid and meter... 30 Dr. Troglodyte 08-Jul-18 23:26
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 43 Manu 05-Jul-18 00:22
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 32 Sirfiroth 05-Jul-18 15:30
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 25 Manu 05-Jul-18 15:54
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 44 Manu 06-Jul-18 05:27
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 19 Poster Boy 06-Jul-18 14:26
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 26 Manu 06-Jul-18 15:14
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 17 Poster Boy 06-Jul-18 15:36
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 21 Manu 06-Jul-18 15:42
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 33 Poster Boy 06-Jul-18 15:51
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 29 DUNE 05-Jul-18 16:36
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 61 DUNE 04-Jul-18 09:12
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 39 Poster Boy 04-Jul-18 15:12
To the points of ancient things appearing to anticipate global change 32 Poster Boy 04-Jul-18 17:38
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 27 DUNE 09-Jul-18 07:31
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 38 Sirfiroth 05-Jul-18 19:48
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 27 Manu 08-Jul-18 17:19
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 24 Poster Boy 08-Jul-18 22:52
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 40 Manu 09-Jul-18 04:10
Magisterchessmut's SOL calc 31 DavidK 09-Jul-18 07:05
Re: Magisterchessmut's SOL calc 33 Manu 09-Jul-18 21:16
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 31 Sirfiroth 09-Jul-18 11:34
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 38 Manu 09-Jul-18 16:09
Re: GP's correlation to Speed of Light in Meters: Odds 21 Poster Boy 09-Jul-18 22:38
The Default Chance presumption - why odds matter. 30 Poster Boy 09-Jul-18 23:08
Re: The Default Chance presumption - why odds matter. 42 Manu 10-Jul-18 02:45
Re: The Default Chance presumption - why odds matter. 47 Poster Boy 10-Jul-18 03:53


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