Archive for October 2006

Mare Nectaris   Leave a comment

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Mare Nectaris and south.

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Posted October 31, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized

Janssen   Leave a comment

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Janssen, taken in July using Toucam Pro. Reprocessed with Registax 4 using 11 alignment points.

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Janssen, taken in October, using Logitech Fusion camera at 1024×576.

Posted October 31, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized

Langrenus   Leave a comment

Langrenus

Langrenus Crater, 80 miles in diameter. This was cropped from an f/9 original, and doubled in resolution to the current size. Notice the crater trains at the bottom.

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Posted October 24, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized

Imbrium Basin   Leave a comment

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October 8, 2006  Imbrium Basin under full sun.

Posted October 18, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized

Gassendi   Leave a comment

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Gassendi, 67 miles across.

Posted October 18, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized

Gassendi to Kepler   Leave a comment

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Shot at f/5 with the full 1280 x 960 resolution. Processed with virtual dub to convert to greyscale. It took about a half-hour to process in registax.  That dark patch at the left is Grimaldi. A “very dark circular formation resembling a sea.” (from Virtual Moon Atlas)

Posted October 17, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized

Sinus Iridum   Leave a comment

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Sinus Iridum sticking out from the terminator. f/5 October 9, about 6am.

In Patrick Moore’s Exploring the Night Sky with Binoculars he calls this the “Jewelled Handle.”

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Shot without an IR blocking filter. f/9, about five minutes later than the one above.

Original quite pink; color removed in Photoshop.

Posted October 17, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized