Moon – Petavius Crater

Charles Triana
Location of photo
Observatorio AstroExplor - Colombia
Date/Time of photo
27-Dec-2015 UT 03:06:15
Meade LX200UHTC 254mm + Barlow + L Filter + ASI120MM
Image of Petavius Crater favorably illuminated near the limb with the Moon at 16 days. Details of the area are observed, within which highlights the circular double overall structure of the crater and the elongated external area in Palitzsch Vallis. In south-east the Rimae Petavius internal channels are observed.
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