Archive for May 2007

Taruntius and Mare Crisium   Leave a comment

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Taruntius is the prominent crater southwest of Mare Crisium that separates Mare Tranquilitatus and Mare Fecunditatis.  Two f/15 exposures assembled with autostitch.

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Posted May 4, 2007 by finkh in Uncategorized

Gutenberg   Leave a comment

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Near the upper portion of the frame is Gutenberg, looking like an upside-down keyhole.

Posted May 4, 2007 by finkh in Uncategorized

Mare Marginis and Mare Smythii   Leave a comment

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Very favorable libration for viewing Mare Marginis and Mare Smythii on April 21, 2007.

Both are at the right, Marginis is north of Smythii. The large crater is Langrenus.

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Here is a 3D transform of the area centered on Langrenus to better display the available maria.

Posted May 4, 2007 by finkh in Uncategorized

Gartner   Leave a comment

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In the north, Gartner, at the bottom of the frame.

Posted May 4, 2007 by finkh in Uncategorized

Mare Humboltianum   Leave a comment

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The thin gray line at the edge of the Moon; Mare Humboltianum.

Posted May 4, 2007 by finkh in Uncategorized

Petavius to Valles Rheita   Leave a comment

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An assembly of two exposures with autostitch.

Posted May 4, 2007 by finkh in Uncategorized