|130 video captures, in Registax.|
This mountainous area called Montes Apenninus after Apennini mountains in Italy. This area includes several seas of which these mountains relates, as Mare Imbrium, Mare Vaporum, Mare Serenitatis, Sinus Aestuum and Palus Putredinis. Other prominent features of the neighborhood are Autolycus (39 km) and Archimedes (83 km) craters.
Among the notable peaks of these mountains is Connon crater (22 km).
The image above is a Registax processing of a video.
Moon Age: 9.05 days
Phase: 70.5% (0% = New, 100% = Full)
Distance: 399.221 km
Optics (telescope or lenses): Celestron C8-Newtonian telescope, eyepiece 20mm Plossl, 2x barlow
Mount: CG5 (EQ5)
Camera: Sony CX130
Location: Baia Mare, Romania
Processing: Registax, FastStone Image Viewer
|Montes Apenninus. Image of 11 May 2011.|