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Gassendi Crater and Surroundings


One of the most interesting areas of the moon containing a huge array of various features. Seeing was just OK; this was the best out of a dozen or so shots. I may have gotten carried away with the labels, but the act of labeling was fun and greatly helped expand my understanding this portion of the moon. The detail in Gassendi and the area surrounding the Agatharchides craters were particularly fun to explore.


26 Feb 2018

Memphis, TN

iPhone 8 Plus, Zoomed to 1.5x

Sky-Watcher 10” Dob

3.2mm Agena Astro ED Eye Piece

Orion Steady Pix EZ Smart Phone Adapter

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Edited by RJ901
Updated shooting method notes to include zoom
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