Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

 

Rima Sosigenes Imaged 07-15-06 , 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:
Two parallel North South oriented rilles joining Maclear to Sosigenes A.
Prolonged to the North by Rimae Maclear.
Crossed in the middle by a perpendicular chain of craterlets.

Size:
Dimension: 155x155Km / 91x1Mi
Height: ?
Height/Wide ratio: Unknown height. Impossible calculation.
Observation:
Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 5 days after New Moon or 4 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 300 mm reflector