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

Description:
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.

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

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