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Schiller, Mare Humorum and Mare Frigoris

Last night I shot some images of a 10-day-old-moon. Here are the first results. A detailed report with more images will be published in the Solar System section on my website. All images where shot with the TAL 100RS (4-inch refractor), a 25mm Vixen Lanthanum eyepiece, the Nikon Coolpix 4500 and three Baader filters: IR/UV filter, Contrast Booster and Fringe Killer.

Overview of a 10-day-old Moon

Southern part of the Moon with Schiller (large elongated crater near the terminator)

Mare Humorum with the large crater Gassendi to the North

Western part of Mare Frigoris with the big crater J. Herschel to the north and Sinus Iridum and Plato to the south

Posted by Math on 11/24 at 12:29 PM
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