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Zenith Passage at Chichén Itzá: (TL Columnas 15 05 12)

This timelapse video shows how shadows disappear from vertical objects (columns in the ancient Maya city of Chich?n Itz?, Yucat?n, M?xico) during the zenith passage of the Sun, when the Sun is directly overhead. This astronomical event happens twice a year in tropical latitudes, and helped the ancient Maya measure the length of the solar year.
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