Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

 

Harpalus Imaged 09-14-06 , 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:
Circular formation. Rays.
Few steep slopes.
High walls with terraces.
Flat floor. Three mountains off center. Craterlets.

Size:
Dimension: 41x41Km / 24x24Mi
Height: 2850m / 8600ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0731


Observation:
Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 4 days after First Quarter or 3 days after Last Quarter
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor