Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

 

Faraday Imaged 08-03-07 , 18 Inch Reflector , Infinity 2-1M Camera

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

Description:
Damaged formation that crushes the East wall of Stöfler.
Steep slopes supporting a complex of craters to the South.
High walls crushed by Faraday A to the North-East. Faraday C to the South and Stöfler P to the South-West.
Flat floor to the North-West and tormented to the South-East with a crater. Craterlets.

Size:
Dimension: 71x71Km / 42x42Mi
Height: 4090m / 12400ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0584

Observation:
Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 6 days after New Moon or 5 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor