Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins


Ukert Imaged 09-14-09 , 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

Circular formation.
Steep slopes supporting Ukert B & A to the North Ukert M & N to the East and Ukert D to the South-West.
High walls with light terraces.
Flat floor. Central mountain and line of North South oriented radial crest.
Dimension: 24x24Km / 14x14Mi
Height: 2800m / 8500ft
Height/Wide ratio: 0.1217

Interest : Pretty interesting formation
Observation period: First Quarter or 6 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor