The Moon: July 29, 2020

Object Type: Moon

Scope : C-9.25 SCT
Exposures 0.001 Seconds with an Orion DeepSpace Camera

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Plato

Name: Plato

Type: Walled Plain

Geological period: About 3.8 billions years old

Size:

Dimension:  101.00x101.00Km / 61.00x61.00Mi

 

Description:

Few high walls with 2000 m summits and a colapsed part to the West.

Immense flat floor filled with somber lava. Clear spots and craterlets.

 

Best time to Observe:

1 day after First Quarter or Last 

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