Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

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

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

Description:
Circular formation situated in the zone of librations making part of 'Luna Incognita'.
Tormented and steep Slope supporting Hausen A to the North.
High walls with terraces.
Partially unknown flat floor. Central mountain. Hills and craterlets.

Size:
Dimension: 172x172Km / 101x101Mi
Height: 3800m / 11500ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0228

Observation:
Interest : Pretty interesting formation
Observation period: Full Moon or 6 days after Last Quarter
Minimal Instrument: 10x binoculars