Moon mosaic 16.1.2016
 
A four image mosaic taken with my old 8 inch NexStar. A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Moon mosaic 16.1.2016
 
Combination of two images taken with my small 4 inch MCT. A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Moon mosaic 19.1.2016
 
Same setting two days later.
 
   
Moon mosaic 19.1.2016
 
A five images combined. A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Moon mosaic 21.1.2016
 
A four image mosaic. A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Moon mosaic 22.1.2016
 
Six image color mosaic of an almost full Moon. A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Moon mosaic 30.1.2016
 
Diminishing Moon captured in bad weather .
 
   
Moon mosaic 16.2.2016
 
Color mosaic of half Moon. A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Moon mosaic 16.2.2016
 
Red channel image taken with my small MCT. A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Moon mosaic 16.2.2016
 
Nine image color mosaic of half Moon. A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Moon mosaic 12.3.2016
 
Somewhat alien looking Moon image taken from bright skies. A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Moon mosaic 16.3.2016
 
A picture taken with my smallest working telescope . A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Albategnius and Klein 16.3.2016
 
Albategnius and 44 km wide Klein with some fine detail.
 
   
Alphonsus and Arzachel 16.3.2016
 
Alphonsus is a 119 km wide crater with a depth of 2,7 km.Arzachel is a 96 km wide and 3,6 km deep crater with a 1,5 km high central peak.
 
   
Ptolemaeus 16.3.2016
 
Ptolemaeus is a 153 wide crater with rim that reaches hight of 2,9 km. The floor of the crater is covered with lava, but several ghost craters can be seen through the smooth surface.
 
   
Terminator mosaic 16.3.2016
 
Shadows and light with several major craters including: Alphonsus, Arzachel, Albategnius, Ptolemaeus, Hipparchus, Regiomontanus, Walther and Purbach. A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Moon mosaic 19.3.2016
 
22 image mosaic of Moon. A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Hercules, Atlas and Endymion 12.4.2016
 
Three very different craters. Link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Moon mosaic 12.4.2016
 
Mosaic made from approximately 40 000 images. Link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Theophilus mosaic 13.4.2016
 
Theophilus region. A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Theophilus, Cyrillus, Catharina 13.4.2016
 
A Group of impressive looking craters
 
   
Theophilus, Cyrillus, Catharina 13.4.2016
 
A wider field 55 minutes later in slightly better conditions Link to full size image.
 
   
Posidonius 13.4.2016
 
Posidonius is showing its detailed rille-system.
 
   
Posidonius 13.4.2016
 
Wider field Posidonius. Link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Hercules and Atlas 13.4.2016
 
Interesting and very different Crater pair. Hercules has very smooth surface and Atlas with rille system and dark albedo markings.
 
   
Janssen and Fabricius 13.4.2016
 
Ancient 190 km diameter crater Janssen with its rille system. Completely inside its walls lies Strange looking crater Fabricius. Link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Langrenus 13.4.2016
 
Langrenus is a 132 km wide terraced crater with a large central peak. Link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Petavius 13.4.2016
 
Petavius imaged with Sun high on moon. Crater has a massive central peak and rille system. Link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Rima Ariadaeus 14.4.2016
 
Rima Ariadaeus is over 300 km long rille that connects with a Rima Hyginus to the west.
 
   
Maurolycus 14.4.2016
 
Maurolycus is a 114 km wide 4,7 km deep crater in the southern highland region of the Moon.
 
   
Aristoteles and Eudoxus 14.4.2016
 
87 km wide Aristoteles forms a prominent pairing with the nearby Eudoxus, a 37 km crater to the south.
 
   
Aristoteles and Eudoxus 14.4.2016
 
Wider view of the crater pair. Link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Clavius region 18.4.2016
 
Clavius and a big stretch of its surroundings . Link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Theophilus mosaic 13.5.2016
 
Theophilus region. A link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Clavius region 16.5.2016
 
Clavius imaged from bright skies. Link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Mare Crisium 18.9.2016
 
Mare Crisium, the Sea of Crisis, is a lunar mare 555 km in diameter. It is located northeast of Mare Tranquillitatis. Link to a full size image.
 
   
Langrenus 18.9.2016
 
Langrenus from low lighting angle in a mediocre seeing.
 
   
Petavius 18.9.2016
 
Petavius with its rille system in sharp light.
 
   
Langrenus 19.9.2016
 
Langrenus a few moments later (from 18.9 image).
 
   
Kepler and Encke 10.12.2016
 
Kepler is a 32 km crater with a prominent ray system. Very different Encke is a 28 km crater above Kepler (in this image).
 
   
Gassendi 10.12.2016
 
A wide field image of Gassendi in good shadow conditions showing the rille systems well. Link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Gassendi 10.12.2016
 
A closer view of the crater.
 
   
Gassendi 10.12.2016
 
Gassendi 45 minutes later.
 
   
Schiller 10.12.2016
 
Schiller with long shadows on the crater floor. Link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Clavius 10.12.2016
 
This and the next image are my best pictures of Clavius so far. Link to a bigger picture.
 
   
Clavius 10.12.2016
 
Clavius 4 minutes later, not much difference. Link to a bigger picture.
 
   
 
 
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