Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

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

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

Forms a remarkable couple with Autolycus. Circular formation. Rays.
Very steep and tormented slopes.
Pretty high walls in terraces.
Flat floor. Three central mountains of 900 m high.

Dimension: 56x56Km / 33x33Mi
Height: 3650m / 11100ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0664

Interest : Exceptional formation
Observation period: First Quarter or 6 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor