Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

 

Kepler 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:
Isolated circular formation behind extensive clear rays.
Steep slopes especially to the South and supporting Kepler F to the West.
High walls with light terraces.
Enough tormented floor. Weak central relief. Hills. Craterlets.
Size:
Dimension: 32x32Km / 19x19Mi
Height: 2750m / 8300ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0859

Observation:
Interest : Exceptional formation
Observation period: 3 days after First Quarter or 2 days after Last Quarter
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor