Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins


Krieger-Rima Prinz Imaged 06-07-06 , 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: (Krieger)
Circular formation.
Few steep slopes supporting 2 craterlets to the East.
Few high walls ridden to the South by Van Bisbroeck.
Flat floor filled with lava.
Size: (Krieger)
Dimension: 22x22Km / 13x13Mi
Height: 1100m / 3300ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.05
Interest : Pretty interesting formation
Observation period: 4 days after First Quarter or 3 days after Last Quarter
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor