Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

 

Sacrobosco Imaged 06-26-05 , 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:
Wrecked and isolated circular formation.
Pretty steep slopes supporting many craters whose Sacrobosco G & F to the North Sacrobosco L to the South-West and the double crater Sacrobosco H to
the East.
Damaged and high walls ridden by Sacrobosco R to the North and presenting debris to the North-East.
Immense and tormented Floor supporting 3 important craters : Sacrobosco A B to the center and Sacrobosco C to the North. Hills craterlets and depression
Size:
Dimension: 100x100Km / 59x59Mi
Height: 3500m / 10600ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0357

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