Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

Apenninus Imaged 08-03-07 , 18 Inch Reflector , Infinity 2-1M Camera

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

Type: Mountain range
Geological period: Imbrian (From -3.85 billions years to -3.2 billions years) ?

Dimension: 978x978Km / 575x61Mi
Height: 5400m / 16400ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0057

Interest : Exceptional formation
Observation period: First Quarter or 6 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 10x binoculars