Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

Fra Mauro Imaged 11-05-04 , 18 Inch Reflector , DMK-21F04 Camera

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Little marked and damaged circular formation forming an interesting trio with Bonpland and Parry.
Pretty steep slopes supporting Bonpland to the South Parry to the South-East and the place of alunissage of Apollo 14 to the North.
Few high walls deformed to the South. gobbled to the East and supporting Fra Mauro D & X to the North.
Very large flat floor more tormented to the West. Crossed by Rimae Parry. Craterlets whose Fra Mauro N & P to the North Fra Mauro E to the center and Fra
Mauro F to the South.

Dimension: 99x99Km / 58x58Mi
Height: ?
Height/Wide ratio: Unknown height. Impossible calculation.

Interest : Exceptional formation
Observation period: 1 day after First Quarter or Last Quarter
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor