Observatory Borges


Spanish

Projective Sundial

In the graph we show the domes of the cosmic room. Through these domes the rays of light pass over an inner wall during most of the year, let's say, ten out of twelve months.

reloj de sol

These are the rays of light projected through four walls on the wall that face south inside the cosmic room.

 

If we observe closely the mark on the right side, we are able to see it says eleven forty-five

Now shortly after twelve....

 

 

Twelve twenty-five...

 

 

Shortly before one in the afternoon, and so on, the clock points the course of time on the south wall.