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Heliocentric.jpg(570 × 480 pixels, file size: 62 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg)
Description Heliocentric universe, Harmonia Macrocosmica
Date 1660
Source first upload to de:wikipedia 22:42, 5. Apr 2004 by de:UserRivi . . 570 x 480 (63.606 Byte) (Heliozentrisches Weltbild)
Author Andreas Cellarius

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