Rhaeticus Imaged 06-26-05
, 18 Inch Reflector , DMK-21F04 Camera
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Provided By Personal Authorization From Christian Legrand Of VMA,
To Virtual Moon Atlas
Irregular formation partly dismantled.
Steep slopes supporting several craterlets whose a South-West North-East
oriented chain to the North-East.
Few high walls but to the East.
Pretty flat floor. Small central mountain. Hills and craterlets.
Dimension: 51x51Km / 30x26Mi
Height/Wide ratio: Unknown height. Impossible calculation.
Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: First Quarter or 6 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor