Astronomy

Flat Earth Experiment (yes, It looks round)

Is the Earth flat? Here is a simple experiment which can be easily replicated, using a telescope or a pair of good binoculars and a digital camera held to the eye piece. Lake Zurich, Switzerland, view from the town of Horgen to Zurich, Casio Lake Side, 2016.

If anyone replicates this experiment in another location, please send my a link to your findings, so we can compare results, it would be interesting to find to what accuracy the Earth radius can be measured with a simple telescope. If you argue that the Earth is flat without presenting a replication of this experiment, your comment will be deleted.

Die Krümmung der Erde

Ist die Erde flach? Hier ist ein einfaches Experiment mit einem Teleskop und einer Digitalkamera, die gegen die Sucherlinse gehalten wurde. Für ein scharfes Bild benötigen Sie einen Kamera-Adapter und einen Selbstauslöser. Zürichsee, Schweiz, Blick von Horgen nach Zürich, Casino Lake Side, 2016.

Falls jemand dieses experiment repliziert, bitte senden Sie mir einen Link zur Betrachtung der Resultate. Es wäre interessant zu sehen, mit welcher Genauigkeit man den Erdradius ermitteln kann mir einem Teleskop.  Falls Sie hier argumentieren, die Erde sei flach, ohne dieses Experiment zu replizieren, wird Ihr Kommentar gelöscht.

flat earth experiment

Earth curvature comparison of two pictures taken from two different elevations

distance 12 km, elevation ca. 1.5 m

distance 12 km, elevation ca. 1.5 m

Flat Earth debate

distance ca. 12 km elevation ca.8m

If anyone replicates this experiment in another location, please send my a link, so we can compare results, it would be interesting to find to what accuracy the Earth radius can be measured with a simple telescope. If you argue that the earth is flat without presenting a replication of this experiment, you moment will be deleted.

Categories: Astronomy, Deutsch, Sources

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