Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

Ball Imaged 09-14-06 , 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 Ball A to the North-West and Ball C to the South as large.
High walls in terraces supporting a craterlet to the South.
Pretty flat and little extensive floor. Important central mountain.

Dimension: 43x43Km / 25x25Mi
Height: 2800m / 8500ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.06
Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 1 day after First Quarter or Last Quarter
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor