Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

 

Taylor 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 formation with a North South lengthened shape.
Pretty steep slopes supporting Taylor A to the North-West Taylor D to the West and Taylor E to the South-East.
Damaged high walls with terraces and supporting a wrecked crater to the North.
Very tormented floor. Central mountain.

Size:
Dimension: 43x43Km / 25x21Mi
Height: 2480m / 7500ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0605
Observation:
Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 6 days after New Moon or 5 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor