Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

Baco 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

Circular formation.
Steep slopes supporting a crater to the East Baco S to the North Baco B and N to the North-West and Baco O and A to the South.
High walls in light terraces.
Flat floor. Central hill. Craterlets.

Dimension: 71x71Km / 42x42Mi
Height: 3900m / 11800ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0557

Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 5 days after New Moon or 4 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor