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Old 1st December 2017, 05:41 AM   #2201
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Also, why and how would the Sun be orbiting the earth. If that were the case the density of the earth would have to by huge in order to curve space enough for the Sun to for that, or am I wrong?
In the FE model, the sun is really, really small but only 3,000 miles away.
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Old 1st December 2017, 02:10 PM   #2202
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Originally Posted by abaddon View Post
In the FE model, the sun is really, really small but only 3,000 miles away.
Unfortunately, a simple triangulation, even with primitive instruments, shows that this cannot be the case. ... And, of course, if the sun was only 3,000 miles away, its apparent size would vary during the day.

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Old 1st December 2017, 04:19 PM   #2203
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Originally Posted by MRC_Hans View Post
Unfortunately, a simple triangulation, even with primitive instruments, shows that this cannot be the case. ... And, of course, if the sun was only 3,000 miles away, its apparent size would vary during the day.

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You obviously don't understand anything about perspective or atmospheric lensing, at least not in the way FEers do.
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Old 1st December 2017, 05:38 PM   #2204
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Originally Posted by MRC_Hans View Post
Unfortunately, a simple triangulation, even with primitive instruments, shows that this cannot be the case. ... And, of course, if the sun was only 3,000 miles away, its apparent size would vary during the day.

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