Marius is isolated, but at great distances is bordered by Reiner crater (30 km) to the southwest, Kepler (32 km) to the southeast and Aristarchus (40 km) to the northeast.
Distance: 401.445 km
Illuminated: 96,2% (0% = New, 100% = Full)
Astronomical instrument: Celestron C8-Newtonian telescope,
Eyepiece: Plossl 20mm, 2x Barlow
Mount: CG5 (EQ5)
Camera: Sony CX105
Location: Baia Mare, Romania
Processing: FastStone Image Viewer
In the picture below are labeled craters and other lunar features in the region. To better understand this photo, you should note that the label with the name or the letter of larger craters could be found at their center, and on the small craters, you should find them around them, usually above.
|Image of 2 July 2012.|