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The celestial clock topic WC 04-Sep-12 19:22
Great year adventures topic WC 06-Sep-12 06:36

if one periodically observed the sky at dawn, say every 72 years and coinciding with when the Sun is over the equator, the changing background stars (behind the Sunrise) give the impression that the constellations of the Zodiac gradually process around the observable horizon.

Just for interest: when this occurs in the 'house of Gemini' we face the location of our Sun, with Orion and the Duat forming the backdrop on the outer edge of our spiral Milky Way Galaxy. Directly opposite, below the horizon (as Earth is inbetween) Sagittarius blends into the galaxy's central bulge. However, its neighbor Scorpio will be simultaneously visible above the horizon 180*deg behind the viewers back, with Orion in view dead ahead, so to speak...

Tracking precession by this method i.e. around the Ecliptic -looking along the plane of Earth's orbit, may be (mis)construed as a product of our Solar system curving through space around another star. 

HOWEVER, the progression of stars  - around the Ecliptic Pole - perpendicular to Earth's plane of orbit, reveal differently:
they are perceived to revolve snugly around the EP and form a pattern, which to generate, requires a specific Earth motion. - one that cannot be ascribed to 'curving around a binary..' -this is apparent and not reliant on theoretical math.

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Star coordinates provide the only tangible data on precession, as their changing positions are veritable (US Naval Observatory, Washington DC). The star motion is a composite - captured repeatedly at a specific instant along its path of orbit. This translates as Earth consistently occupying a stationary position and performing the perturbed motion on the spot  - wobbling around a still point, despite its circuit of the Sun. Precession is thus not induced by Solar or Lunar gravity either (the accelerating phenomenon is due to perspective, parallax).

Hope this helps your research
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The Celestial Clock 366 Walter Cruttenden 03-Sep-12 20:20
Re: The Celestial Clock 165 Dr. Lew Graham 03-Sep-12 21:51
Re: The Celestial Clock 163 Walter Cruttenden 03-Sep-12 23:33
no lost star, only knowledge.. 157 hendrik dirker 06-Sep-12 16:34
Re: no lost star, only knowledge.. 109 Walter Cruttenden 07-Sep-12 03:20
Re: no lost star, only knowledge.. 160 hendrik dirker 08-Sep-12 17:52
The solar system moves 126 Walter Cruttenden 09-Sep-12 00:20
Re: The solar system moves 160 hendrik dirker 09-Sep-12 15:43
Re: The solar system moves 105 Walter Cruttenden 10-Sep-12 07:15
It is what it is 110 hendrik dirker 11-Sep-12 23:00
Re: It is what it is 154 Walter Cruttenden 12-Sep-12 04:38
Re: The Celestial Clock 107 Corpuscles 03-Sep-12 22:52
Re: The Celestial Clock 124 Walter Cruttenden 03-Sep-12 23:57
Re: The Celestial Clock 114 carolb 04-Sep-12 02:24
Re: The Celestial Clock 73 Walter Cruttenden 04-Sep-12 19:22
Re: The Celestial Clock 146 Nolondil 05-Sep-12 23:41
Re: The Celestial Clock 75 Walter Cruttenden 07-Sep-12 20:56
Re: Yes, I get the occasional negative response 157 Thunderbird 04-Sep-12 03:08
Luna Capture 153 Dr. Lew Graham 04-Sep-12 04:00
Re: Luna Capture 130 Thunderbird 04-Sep-12 15:51
Mythology on Luna Capture 121 Dr. Lew Graham 05-Sep-12 04:09
Re: Luna Capture 190 Audrey 05-Sep-12 04:09
Re: Yes, I get the occasional negative response 99 Walter Cruttenden 04-Sep-12 19:25
Re: The Celestial Clock 146 Bibhu Dev Misra 04-Sep-12 08:42
Re: The Celestial Clock 138 Walter Cruttenden 04-Sep-12 19:39
Re: The Celestial Clock 150 Bibhu Dev Misra 05-Sep-12 08:25
Re: The Celestial Clock 141 Walter Cruttenden 05-Sep-12 19:59
Re: The Celestial Clock 87 Sirius7237 04-Sep-12 16:11
Re: The Celestial Clock 97 Walter Cruttenden 04-Sep-12 20:32
Re: The Celestial Clock, 99 michael seabrook 05-Sep-12 21:53
Re: The Celestial Clock, 117 Walter Cruttenden 06-Sep-12 06:54
Re: The Celestial Clock, 117 michael seabrook 06-Sep-12 21:00
The 'correct' time on the Celestial Clock, 139 Dr. Lew Graham 06-Sep-12 21:16
Re: The 'correct' time on the Celestial Clock, 151 carolb 06-Sep-12 22:49
Explain 21 December 2012 precisely? 138 Dr. Lew Graham 06-Sep-12 23:21
Re: The 'correct' time on the Celestial Clock, 135 michael seabrook 07-Sep-12 14:13
Re: The 'correct' time on the Celestial Clock, 103 Walter Cruttenden 07-Sep-12 21:24
Re: The 'correct' time on the Celestial Clock, 124 michael seabrook 08-Sep-12 12:21
Re: The 'correct' time on the Celestial Clock, 86 Walter Cruttenden 08-Sep-12 19:34
Re: The 'correct' time on the Celestial Clock, 140 Bibhu Dev Misra 09-Sep-12 07:37
Re: The 'correct' time on the Celestial Clock, 73 Walter Cruttenden 10-Sep-12 07:41
Re: The Celestial Clock 120 Bibhu Dev Misra 07-Sep-12 19:17
Re: The Celestial Clock 130 Walter Cruttenden 08-Sep-12 19:27
Queastion: Earth crust displacement 144 finaltom 30-Sep-12 02:52
Re: Queastion: Earth crust displacement 143 Walter Cruttenden 30-Sep-12 21:56
Re: Queastion: Earth crust displacement 102 finaltom 30-Sep-12 23:04


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