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Barbelo Wrote:
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> Were the causeways of Ancient Egypt really
> practical constructions for utilitarian use?
>
> Are the angles of the causeways of the Giza
> Pyramids coincidental?
>
>
>
>
>
> If the causeways are simply pavements for
> transporting materials, then why are they set at
> specific angles of 14 degrees North and South for
> Khufu and Khafre, and 0 degrees in the case of
> Menkaure?
>

[snip]



Giza’s Causeways – Proof of Concept Solar Study



Note: CAD dimensional extractions from AERA Giza Mapping Project image


Khufu: 13° 21’ 7.3686” (13.35205°) north of east
Khafre: 13° 19’ 31.1578” (13.32532°) south of east
Menkaure: 0° 59’ 3.2272” south of east

Average from east: 13° 20' 19.27" (13.338685°)



Note: modern sunrise times and dates for Causeway alignments
Note: Revised Image above updates original image.


Khufu: 05:25 18APR 13.1° north of east 05:22 21APR 14.0°, 05:26 22AUG 14.2° north of east (Menkaura Equinox Line 89.8°)
Khafre: 06:03 24OCT 13.0° south of east 06:33 18FEB 13.3°, 06:03 25OCT 13.5° south of east (Menkaura Equinox Line 89.8°)
Menkaure: 20MAR/22SEP 0.3° south of east 05:59 20MAR 89.8°, 05:44 24SEP 0.2° south of east 89.8°

Modern sunrise times and dates for Equinoxes and Solstices at Khufu’s Pyramid Temple Threshold 29.9792°N 31.1359°E 29.9792°N 31.1342°E:

Vernal Equinox: 06:00 20MAR 90.2° 05:59 20MAR 89.8°
Summer Solstice: 04:54 21JUN 62.1° 04:54 19JUN 62.1°
Autumnal Equinox: 06:00 22SEP 89.1° 05:44 24SEP 89.8°
Winter Solstice: 06:47 22DEC 116.8° 06:48 24DEC 116.8°

Note: 116.8° - 62.1° = 54.7° / 4 = 13.675° = 13° 40' 30" ∴ +/- 0° 20’ of dimensionally notated results extracted from AERA Giza Mapping Project image above.

While not ”set at specific angles of 14 degrees North and South for Khufu and Khafre, and 0 degrees in the case of Menkaure”, arguably adequate for additional study. (Magli utilizes the approximation “~” at ”28°” notations…analogous implication for 14°.)


ETA: [Update: 4MAR19] Revisions: Update Post Subject, Strike-outs and/or “red” notations.
Note: Dates and Times based on year 2015
/Dr. Troglodyte



Dr. Troglodyte


“Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?“ - Decimus Junius Juvenalis


“Numero, Pondere et Mensura“




Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 04-Mar-19 22:10 by Dr. Troglodyte.

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Re: Red Pyramid Causeway? 366 Thanos5150 18-May-18 16:28
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Re: Red Pyramid Causeway? 337 Thanos5150 19-May-18 00:00
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Re: Giza - Ancient Prime Meridian 359 Thunderbird 18-May-18 17:59
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Step Pyramid Causeway? 766 Barbelo 18-May-18 22:29
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Re: Step Pyramid Causeway? 302 Barbelo 19-May-18 21:30
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Re: Khafre Causeway 327 Thanos5150 20-May-18 00:53
Re: Khafre Causeway 547 Barbelo 20-May-18 04:23
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Re: Khafre Causeway 299 Barbelo 21-May-18 02:07
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Re: Khafre Causeway 307 Barbelo 21-May-18 21:12
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Re: Khufu Causeway 346 Thanos5150 21-May-18 04:08
Re: Khufu Causeway 321 Barbelo 22-May-18 04:08
Re: Khufu Causeway 358 DUNE 22-May-18 07:22
Re: Khufu Causeway 480 Thanos5150 22-May-18 14:38
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Re: Khufu'S Valley Temple 430 Thanos5150 23-May-18 02:45
Re: Khufu's Valley Temple 364 Barbelo 23-May-18 23:20
Re: Khufu's Valley Temple 483 Thanos5150 24-May-18 01:11
Re: Khufu's Valley Temple 354 Barbelo 24-May-18 04:11
Re: Khufu's Valley Temple 355 R Avry Wilson 26-May-18 00:41
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Re: Khufu'S Valley Temple 321 Barbelo 29-May-18 06:20
Re: Khufu'S Valley Temple 334 Thanos5150 29-May-18 21:30
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Re: Wall of the Crow 343 Thanos5150 29-May-18 23:31
Re: Wall of the Crow 318 Barbelo 30-May-18 06:10
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Re: Wall of the Crow 461 Thanos5150 31-May-18 01:05
Re: Wall of the Crow 401 Barbelo 01-Jun-18 06:58
Re: Khufu'S Valley Temple 312 Corpuscles 29-May-18 22:30
Re: Khufu'S Valley Temple 307 Thanos5150 29-May-18 23:56
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Re: Khufu Causeway 250 Barbelo 22-May-18 21:29
Re: Khufu Causeway 348 Thanos5150 22-May-18 15:22
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Re: Khufu Causeway 244 DUNE 25-Sep-18 14:30
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Re: Practical applications (and infrastructure) 246 cladking 28-Sep-18 15:40
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Re: The First Question 241 Manu 26-Sep-18 01:28
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Re: A Change of Plan, The Trial Passage & That Platform 276 DUNE 28-Sep-18 10:22
Re: A Change of Plan, The Trial Passage & That Platform 331 Barbelo 28-Sep-18 11:48
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Re: 14 Degrees [?] 338 Barbelo 22-May-18 21:42
Re: 14 Degrees [?] 312 Spiros 23-May-18 11:50
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Re: Causeways And The Sun 307 Sirfiroth 28-May-18 16:38
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Re: Causeways And The Sun 306 Corpuscles 29-May-18 00:51
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Re: Causeways or Sand? 346 Corpuscles 29-May-18 07:31
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Re: Causeways And The Sun 302 Origyptian 28-May-18 01:27
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Re: Causeways And The Sun 310 Origyptian 28-May-18 02:15
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