Monument to cosmonauts

Monument to Russian cosmonauts (Moscow)
Fotography by Carlos Dorce

Next to VDNKh where  the citizens of Moscow go to spent the days in holidays and parties, we find this monument dedicated to all the Soviet cosmonauts. The monument is a rocket taking off and leaving behind him a huge trail. In each side of the monument we find scenes with Lenin and his revolution. However, here we have a representation of he Solar System which is located a few meters opposite the rocket. In the center of the Solar System there is a sundial placed in the middle of the Sun:

Fotography by Carlos Dorce

Each planetary orbit  is identified by the parameters which define it: eccentricity, dimensions,…

Photography by Carlos Dorce

Location: VDNKh in Moscow (map)


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