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Some Lunar Observations

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Some Lunar Observations

Postby KuyaMak » Mon Feb 10, 2014 9:20 am

During a stretch of excellent seeing over the past two nights, I took the opportunity to observe the moon.

On 8 Feb, the Alpine Rille was seen quite nicely at 320x.
Alpine Rille.jpg
Alpine Rille.jpg (13.32 KiB) Viewed 666 times


On 9 Feb crater Timocharis was quite attractive.
Timocharis small.jpg
Timocharis small.jpg (7.33 KiB) Viewed 666 times


Also on 9 Feb, with the observation of 'g' my Plato crater count rise to 7 small craters on Plato's floor.
Plato Craterlets (rev).jpg
Plato Craterlets (rev).jpg (26.07 KiB) Viewed 666 times


Thanks,
Norme
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Re: Some Lunar Observations

Postby jkty5597 » Mon Feb 10, 2014 11:10 am

Beautiful lunar sketches Norme!
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Re: Some Lunar Observations

Postby KuyaMak » Thu Feb 13, 2014 3:13 pm

Thank you, been really enjoying the moon lately.
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