Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins


Vallis Alpes 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

South-West North-East oriented immense fault. Raised cliffs on each side. Rectilinear 700 m width rille on the floor.

Dimension: 134x134Km / 79x7Mi
Height: ?
Height/Wide ratio: Unknown height. Impossible calculation.

Interest : Exceptional formation
Observation period: First Quarter or 6 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 100 mm refractor