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

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
Dimension: 100x100Km / 59x59Mi
Height: 3500m / 10600ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0357

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