Monday, March 8, 2021

The Sea of Nectar (Mare Nectaris) is a small lunar sea.  The mare material is approximately 1000m deep.  The crater Theophilus on the Northeastern side of the mare is a prominent impact crater that partially intrudes into the crater Cyrillus.

Capture Date: 6th April 2014.
Scope: Celestron C8 EDGE HD
Camera: ZWO ASI120MM
Filters: Astronomik 742nm IR-Pass
Mount: NEQ6 in Elderberry Observatory
Software: Firecapture, AS!2, Pixinsight, Registax 6, Photoshop CS6

The Sea of Nectar Mare Nectaris
The Sea of Nectar Mare Nectaris
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