I was going to post this under p.6 in BOS but I thought it might get lost since so few are looking at Dar right now. I was just playing around with 3243 and found this oddity and wanted to get it off my chest. Am I just doing some circular math here, or what?

First, the defiinition of "period", the ambigram on p.6, from dictionary.com is "a round of time marked by the recurrence of some phenomenon or accomplished by some recurring process or action...or, the point of completion of a round of time..."

Since the long/lat strings are base 5 that we have to convert to base 10, it makes since to use the 448 base 10 number for 3243, so I started playing around with 448 and solar and lunar cycles.

A solar cycle/period is 365.25 days. (This also works if you use 365.) A lunar cycle/period is 28 days.

448 years = 163,632 days = 5,844 lunar cycles.

Divide all the above by 16 (or 4 intervals of 4).

In 448 years, there are exactly *28* solar cycles and exactly *365.25* lunar cycles.

Coincindence? Am I just doing circular math?

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