Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004-2009 Wes Higgins

Stiborius-Rothman

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

Description: (Stiborius)
Isolated circular formation.
Steep slopes supporting Stiborius C to the North-East and craterlets to the East and to the South.
High walls with terraces.
Flat floor to the South-West and tormented elsewhere. Central mountain. Lines of crest.

Size: (Stiborius)
Dimension: 46x46Km / 27x27Mi
Height: 3700m / 11200ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0841
Observation:
Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 5 days after New Moon or 4 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor

 

Imaging Information

DATE

11-05-09

TIME

9:26 UT

TELESCOPE

18 Inch Reflector

BARLOW

4x Powermate

FILTER

 

CAMERA

Infinity 2-1M

STACK COUNT

125 Frames

MAP

2740 Points

PROCESSING PROGRAMS USED: Avistack , Registax V5 , ImagesPlus , Photoshop CS4