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X(3), X(4), X(6), X(20), X(253), X(1350) antipodes of A, B, C on the circumcircle points at infinity of the Thomson cubic 

Let PaPbPc be the pedal triangle of point P. The parallel at P to BC meets the parallels at Pa to PB and PC at Ab and Ac respectively. Define Bc, Ba, Ca, Cb likewise. Consider Ga, Gb, Gc centroids of triangles AAbAc, BBcBa, CCaCb. Triangles PaPbPc and GaGbGc are perspective if and only if P lies on the Antreas cubic. This cubic is a central circumK++ cubic with center O. It is spK(X2, X376) in CL055. Its isogonal transform is K615. *** The Darboux cubic K004 and the decomposed cubic which is the union of the circumcircle and the Euler line generate a pencil of central cubics with center O passing through H, X(20) and the reflections A', B', C' of A, B, C about O. Each cubic has the same asymptotic directions as one of the isogonal pK of the Euler pencil. This pencil also contains (apart K004) the cubics K047, K080, K426, K443, K566 corresponding to K002, K003, pK(X6, X3146), K006, K005 respectively. These cubics are those in the column P = [X20] of Table 54. This same table shows that K047 also belongs to the two pencils generated by K243 and K187, K002 and the union of the line at infinity with the Jerabek hyperbola respectively. 
