Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

Julius Caesar Imaged 07-15-06 , 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:
Wrecked formation of South-East North-West oriented rectangular shape.
Steep slopes to the South-West and collapsed to the North-East.
High walls to the South-West and damaged to the North-East.
Flat floor filled with somber lava. Hills. Wrinkle ridges and craterlets.

Size:
Dimension: 94x94Km / 55x55Mi
Height: 3400m / 10300ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0378

Observation:
Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 6 days after New Moon or 5 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor