Tacitus Imaged 08-03-07 ,
18 Inch Reflector , Infinity 2-1M Camera
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Provided By Personal Authorization From Christian Legrand Of VMA,
To Virtual Moon Atlas
Isolated circular formation.
Steep slopes supporting a craterlet to the North-West and Tacitus
N and 2 craterlets to the South-East.
High walls in supporting tiers 2 craterlets to the North.
Widened little flat floor. Small lengthened central relief and a
craterlet to the South.
Dimension: 41x41Km / 24x24Mi
Height: 2840m / 8600ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.071
Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 5 days after New Moon or 4 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor