Unformatted text preview: occurs when the sun is at its lowest perceived point. 6. Equinox • Vernal (spring) and Autumnal (fall) equinox is when there is an equal amount of daylight and sunlight. This is at the midpoint of the solstices.- With Stonehenge, they were concerned with predicting the eclipses, solstices and the equinoxes. Hence, the Aubrey holes may have contained posts to predict, remember in P1 about the 6 rows of post and in P3 the trilithons. 7. Degrees of Right Ascension- tracing the degrees as one moves along the horizon from the vernal equinox (relates to latitude) 8. Declination- number of degrees above the equator (relates to longitude)...
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- Ecliptic, Windmill Hill Culture, lowest perceived point, highest perceived point