Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

Rima Hesiodus 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:
Very large rectilinear rille.
South-West North-East oriented. Marks a double bend in S near its West extremity.
Crosses several formations whose of hills to the North of Cicchus.
Wears several craterlets whose Cichus N in its middle.

Size:
Dimension: 309x309Km / 182x2Mi
Height: ?
Height/Wide ratio: Unknown height. Impossible calculation.

Observation:
Interest : Exceptional formation
Observation period: 2 days after First Quarter or 1 day after Last Quarter
Minimal Instrument: 200 mm reflector