Virtual Sundials and Google SketchUp [BACK]
Jersey, Channel Islands
United Kingdom
Latitude
Longitude
49 deg. 13 min. N
2 deg 08 min. W
Type of Sundial
Declination
Inclination
Horizontal
-
-
Date
Civil Time
Standard Time Zone
Day
Year
Month UTC SummerTime
Hours
Mins.
9
5 1945 +0 hr -1 hr
07:
00 hr
Comments
The friend from Jersey has designed a horizontal dial with lines of declination for two key dates in Jersey's history. He used Shadows 2.2.2 and I used SketchUp to make a model and check that the gnomon's shadow is correct before the dial is committed to brass , located and aligned
If you have Google Earth, click on here to see the virtual sundial's location.

If you have Google SketchUp, click on the icon to download the sundial model and see how you can manipulate the model and see the effect of changing day and time.