Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

 

Pentland Imaged 08-03-07 , 18 Inch Reflector , Infinity 2-1M Camera

The Information Listed Below Is Provided By Personal Authorization From Christian Legrand Of VMA, Link To Virtual Moon Atlas

Description:
Damaged circular formation.
Steep slopes supporting Pentland D to the North-East Curtius D to the West and Pentland A to the South.
High walls in light terraces and damaged to the South-East.
Flat floor. Central mountain. Line of crest to the East.
Size:
Dimension: 58x58Km / 34x34Mi
Height: ?
Height/Wide ratio: Unknown height. Impossible calculation
Observation:
Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 6 days after New Moon or 5 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor