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Planck B Crater, Planck Z Crater   1 comment

67km Planck Z and 45km Planck B imaged using ldem_128.jp2 found at imbrium.mit.edu.  Close-up of LAC 131 on the far side of the Moon.

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Posted September 16, 2017 by finkh in Uncategorized

LAC 143: Hausen Crater, Doerfel Crater, Boltzmann Crater   Leave a comment

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45 degree by 16 degree Lunar Astronautical Chart 143.  Images derived from ldem_128.jp2 at imbrium.mit.edu.

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72km Boltzmann Crater on the right, 41km Zeeman G on the left.  The ridge down the middle informally divides the near side (Boltzmann) from the far side (Zeeman G).

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163km Hausen Crater at the upper right, with 69km Doerfel Crater on the left.  Hausen on the near side, with Doerfel on the far side.  The foreground crater is unnamed.

Posted September 11, 2017 by finkh in Uncategorized

LAC 044: Mare Crisium, Eimmart Crater, Cleomedes Crater   Leave a comment

16 x 20 degree Lunar Astronautical Chart 044 with the northern half of Mare Crisium.

131km Cleomedes Crater.

45km Eimmart Crater at the upper right, with 23km Eimmart C Crater at the lower left.  Mare Anguis is to the right of Eimmart.

Eimmart C on the rim of an unnamed ghost crater.

Posted September 8, 2017 by finkh in Uncategorized

LAC 124: Phocylides Crater   Leave a comment

30 degree by 16 degree Lunar Astronautical Chart 124 seen in oblique view from the south.

Closeup of 115km Phocylides Crater, with  sharp-edged 28km Phocylides F interrupting the rim.  34km Phocylides E in the right foreground.   Image generated from ldem_128.jp2 found at imbrium.mit.edu.

Posted August 29, 2017 by finkh in Uncategorized

LAC 093: Gassendi, Doppelmayer, Liebig, Palmieri, Vitello Craters   Leave a comment

16 x 20 degree LAC 093 with Gassendi Crater centered at the top.

65km Doppelmayer Crater, 41km Lee Crater and 43km Vitello crater at the southern edge of LAC 093.

View from the west of Rimae Doppelmayer, Rimae Liebig, and Rupes Liebig along the edge of Mare Humorum.

X marks the spot!  40km Palmieri Crater seen from the west.  39km Liebig Crater on the left (North).

Posted August 9, 2017 by finkh in Uncategorized

LAC 094: Hesiodus, Pitatus, and Bullialdus Craters   Leave a comment

16 by 20 degree LAC 094 on the Near Side of the Moon.

43km Hesiodus Crater and 101km Pitatus Crater.

Closeup of Hesiodus and 14km Hesiodus A.

61km Bullialdus Crater with 25km Bullialdus A in foreground.  43km Lubiniezky Crater in the distance.

Posted August 8, 2017 by finkh in Uncategorized

LAC 031 and detail of Wiener F Crater   Leave a comment

Northern portion of LAC 031 with 111km Kurchatov in the foreground and 113km Wiener center-right.  To the right of Wiener is 45km Wiener F that looks interesting:

View from the North looking South.

View looking West.

View from the South looking North.

 

Posted August 8, 2017 by finkh in Uncategorized