Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

Abulfeda Imaged 08-25-05 , 18 Inch Reflector , DMK21F04 Camera

The Text Listed Below Is Provided By Personal Authorization From Christian Legrand Of VMA, Link To Virtual Moon Atlas

Type: Crater
Geological period: Typical Nectarian (From -3.92 billions years to -3.85 billions years)

Dimension: 65x65Km / 38x38Mi
Height: 3110m / 9400ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0502

Longitude: 13.9° East
Latitude: 13.8° South
Quadrant: South-East
Area: East of Ptolemaeus crater region

Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 6 days after New Moon or 5 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor