Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004-2009 Wes Higgins

Mosaic of Burg-Atlas-Hercules

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

Description: (Burg)
Circular formation. Surrounded by a mountainous uprising.
Steep slopes.
High walls in terraces.
Flat floor. Central mountain.

Size: (Burg)
Dimension: 41x41Km / 24x24Mi
Height: 2200m / 6700ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.055
Observation:
Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 5 days after New Moon or 4 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor

 

Imaging Information

DATE

11-05-09

TIME

9:48 UT

TELESCOPE

18 Inch Reflector

BARLOW

4x Powermate

FILTER

 

CAMERA

Infinity 2-1M

STACK COUNT

324 Frames

MAP

5376 Points

PROCESSING PROGRAMS USED: Avistack , Registax V5 , ImagesPlus , Photoshop CS4