Newly DISCOVERED Geometry (January 30, 2021)–The ‘Granthahedron’: The World’s First (Known) Pentagonal Hexakaidecahedron. A Sixteen (16)-sided Polyhedron made up of 8 identical Irregular (Diamond-Shaped) and 8 Identical Regular Pentagons. (*NOTE: Recall that the planet Mercury’s Year–Solar Orbital Period–is 88 Earth Days). In Greek the technical name for this would be a Pentagonal Hexakaidecahedron (meaning 16 sides/faces).
I looked among all known three dimensional solids and could not find any records of this shape (including Johnson Solids, Archimedean, Catalan and Duals). I am also quite sure that this geometric structure will “close” also with the proper angles. As this solid matches my birthday 5.16 (16 Pentagonal (5) sides), I decided to name this one (the first of many yet unnamed geometric structures), the ‘Granthahedron’. It also possesses a sum of interior angles of 8,640° (recall that the Sun’s Diameter is 864K miles and we have 86,400 seconds in each (24 hour) day.
*Note, this new geometry was found using 8-point perspective (similar to the Gyrobicupola (not Metatron’s Cube) that I found using the same structure a few months ago. I wonder what else will be revealed in the coming days as new geometry seems to always be accompanied with new mathematical and physics related understandings of the Universe…
Numbered Color wheel added by Will Weyer.