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Lunar sketch 22/5/18


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Sketch of the Ptolemaeus region (Ptolemaeus, Albategnius, Alphonsus, Arzachel) done on 22/5/18 from my back garden in Oxfordshire. 10" dob, 12mm EP giving 100x magnification. Pastel/charcoal pencils on black paper. 

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That is a very good representation of that crater group, I was actually observing the same area that night, but the sky wasn't really dark. I was hoping to get some shots with my 150mm. F8 Achromatic refractor. Unfortunately, and even though I was in my roll off roof Obs. the wind was causing trouble, and I gave up on the attempt.  Great visual sight though. 

Well done with your sketch, very good indeed.

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