Astro Photography By Wes Higgins

©2004 Wes Higgins

 

Walther Imaged 06-26-05 - 08-25-05, 18 Inch Reflector , DMK-21F04 Camera

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

Description:
Circular formation.
Steep slopes supporting many craters whose Nonius to the South-East Walter C to the North-West and Walter D & Nonius L to the East.
Very high walls with terraces.
Immense flat floor with Walter E to the West and a group of craters whose Walter A to the North-East. Craterlets and lines of cres
Size:
Dimension: 145x145Km / 85x80Mi
Height: 0
Height/Wide ratio: 0.0293
Observation:
Interest : Exceptional formation
Observation period: First Quarter or 6 days after Full Moon
Minimal Instrument: 10x binoculars