Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

Delisle-Diophantus Imaged 6-07-06 , 18 Inch Reflector , DMK-21F04 Camera

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

Description: (Delisle)
Isolated circular formation..
Pretty steep slopes to the South.
High walls.
Tormented floor. Central mountains.

Size: (Delisle)
Dimension: 26x26Km / 15x15Mi
Height: 2550m / 7700ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.102

Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 3 days after First Quarter or 2 days after Last Quarter
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor