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Moon surface feature - 12.4.2022 at 23.00 Kauhava Observation number 106155

Visibility IV / V

Jari Kankaanpää, Lakeuden Ursa

Gassendi, located on the northern edge of Mare Humorum, is a destination rich in detail. Now the lighting was just right and good for exploring this 110km diameter crater. At the bottom is the intricate crack network of the Rimae Gassend. In the picture, the south is at the top


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  • Observation target
    • Moon surface feature
  • Seeing
    • Good
Technical information

Meade 12 SCT, 2.5x Televue Barlow, Case 174 mm camera, High-pass filter. The image is assembled into a mosaic of three separate shots. Registax 6 & Photoshop.

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