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Millennium Timespace, Gosport, Hampshire
England

A curious waterfront feature set between Gosport's landmark tower blocks. The 'timespace' is essentially a sundial that indicates not only the time but also the date, with the sun projecting a beam of light through a central cone onto plaques marking the first day of each month and the two equinox.

Copyright: Gary davies
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Uploaded: 10/11/2012
Updated: 15/04/2014
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Tags: millennium; timespace; sundial; gosport; waterfront; meridian; equinox; einstein
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