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Picture of: Eise Eisinga Planetarium, Netherlands

Looking up the central part of the orrery with the earth, sun, Venus, Mars, and Mercury | Eise Eisinga Planetarium | NetherlandsClose-up of the planetarium from the outside | Eise Eisinga Planetarium | NetherlandsSeveral dials on one side of the ceiling tell the day of week, sun and moon rise and set, zodiac sign, and more | Eise Eisinga Planetarium | NetherlandsThe sun and the earth hanging from the ceiling where part of the orrery can be seen | Eise Eisinga Planetarium | NetherlandsThe mechanism of the orrery is driven by one pendulum clock and these weights | Eise Eisinga Planetarium | NetherlandsClockwork with a calendar and the twelve zodiac signs | Eise Eisinga Planetarium | NetherlandsPortable sundial on display in the museum | Eise Eisinga Planetarium | NetherlandsThe ceiling of the orrery with some of the planets and the sun visible | Eise Eisinga Planetarium | NetherlandsClose-up of the ceiling of the orrery | Eise Eisinga Planetarium | NetherlandsDrawing depicting the room where Eisinga lived with his family, with the orrery in the ceiling | Eise Eisinga Planetarium | NetherlandsClose-up of part of the ceiling of the orrery in the planetarium | Eise Eisinga Planetarium | NetherlandsView of the impressive mechanism which moves the planets of the orrery | Eise Eisinga Planetarium | Netherlands

Around the World in 80 Clicks

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