Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

Goclenius-Gutenberg Imaged 09-06-09 , 18 Inch Reflector , Infinity 2-1M Camera

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

Pretty Damaged circular formation.
Few steep slopes supporting Rimae Goclenius to the North-West and the mountain Goclenius Epsilon to the North-East.
little High walls in supporting tier Goclenius B to the North and a crater in iron to horse to the South-West.
Flat and extensive floor. Small and internal groove and mountain off center.

Dimension: 56x56Km / 33x33Mi
Height: 1500m / 4500ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0278

Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 4 days after New Moon or 3 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor