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Friday, 2 March 2012

Registax-Craters of the Moon on the edge between light and darkness.

Date: February 15, 2011, Registax 67 frames to 90% Lowest quality.
In these pictures that I have not posted here before, although the video was shot in 2011 (last year), only now I processed the video in Registax.

Craters Alphonsus and Arzachel in the pictures above, are flooded by darkness. Only the central peaks are lit. Ptolemaeus's floor is in semi-darkness. All craters found on line if the three craters, are at the edge of darkness and sunlight.

Coordinates 9.2°S 1.8°W
Diameter 153 km
Depth 2.4 km
Colongitude 3° at sunrise
Eponym Claudius Ptolemaeus

Photographer: Victor Lupu
Optics: Celestron C8 inch-Newtonian reflector telescope, plossl 20mm, 2x Barlow
Mount: CG5 (EQ5)
Camera: Sony HDR CX105
Filter: No
Date: 15/02/2011
Location: Baia Mare, Romania
Processing: Registax

The video from wich I processed the images can be found here: Video - Ptolemaeus Alphonsus and Alpetragius craters .


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