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Sunday, 10 June 2012

Gutenberg Crater Video by telescope

Gutenberg crater (74 km), is located northwest of Mare Nectaris, and the western edge of Mare Fecunditatis. on the east side of the Moon. On north is a large area called Rima Gutenberg.

 Gutenberg's edge is eroded, especially in the east where is broken by the the overlaping with Gutenberg E crater (28 km). This crater itself has cracks the south-east and south-west walls. There are also cracks and valleys in south of Gutenberg where overlaps with Gutenberg C (45 km). Gutenberg A (15 km) is in the outer south-west wall.

Goclenius crater (72 km), is on right of Gutenberg, and two separated small craters at the center-top of the video, are Capella (49 km) and Isidorus (42 km). In the second clip are images of the whole Mare Nectaris.

Video: Victor Lupu
Optics: CelestronC8 "-Newtonian telescope, plossl20mm, 2x Barlow
Mount: CG5 (EQ5)
Device: Sony CX-130
Video mode: Full HD progressive 1920x1080
Filter: no
Date: 27/04/2012
Location: Baia Mare, Romania
Processing and editing: Sony Vegas 10


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