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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Mare Imbrium

Name: Mare Imbrium / Sea of Showers

Type: Sea

Geological period: About 3.8 billions years old


Dimension:   1250.00x1250.00Km / 757.00x757.00Mi



Very large formation. Second lunar sea. 830 000 km2. Very flat floor with numerous wrinkle ridges to the periphery.


Best time to Observe:

 2 days after First Quarter or 1 day after Last Quarter