Five Lunar 'Seas'


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1. The big dark splodge in the centre is the Sea of Tranquility...Apollo 11 landed near its southernmost extremity...the first manned Lunar landing.

2. Northwest of this sea is another dark area known as the Sea of Serenity.

3. Immediately south of the Sea of tranquility is Mare Nectaris (Sea of Nectar).

4. To the northeast of Mare Nectaris and running North-South is Mare Fecunditatis (Sea of Fecundity),

5. While to its north east is the smaller circular Mare Crisium (Sea of Crises).

Taken with K-50 and Skywatcher 150
24/05/2018 - 00:581stEverPentax
CategorySpecialist / Abstract
Shutter Speed1/200
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ISO200
Focal Length800mm
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go4IT

Link Posted 24/05/2018 - 16:08
I much prefer this shot , and appreciate the notes on what's what. Like

1stEverPentax

Link Posted 25/05/2018 - 21:23
Great, thanks.

Karlo
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