Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004-2009 Wes Higgins

Damosieau

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

Description:
Fomplex formation. Crater having crushed Damoiseau M. North extremity of Rimae Grimaldi.
Few steep slopes supporting Damoiseau K lengthened to the East.
Few high walls.
Tormented floor. Small central mountain. Line of crest. Craterlet.
Size:
Dimension: 37x37Km / 22x22Mi
Height: 1200m / 3600ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0324
Observation:
Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 5 days after First Quarter or 4 days after Last Quarter
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor

 

Imaging Information

DATE

11-01-09

TIME

4:56 UT

TELESCOPE

18 Inch Reflector

BARLOW

4x Powermate

CAMERA

Infinity 2-1M

STACK COUNT

394 Frames

MAP

1812 Points

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