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Observation by Pete Lawrence: Gassendi Crater

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Paul Downing, FRAS

Observer

Pete Lawrence

Observed

2022 Jan 13 - 21:39

Uploaded

2022 Jan 14 - 22:21

Objects

The Moon

Equipment
  • C14 scope at f/28
  • 2.5x powermate
  • ASI174mm camera
Location

Thornton, Leicestershire, UK

Target name

Gassendi Crater

Title

Gassendi Crater

About this image

It's been a while since we featured the lunar surface and recently Pete Lawrence has been turning out some stunning images.  Here is one of the best.

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