“Lake of Death” Moon Crater and a Complex Moon Crater with Terraces and a Central Mountain Peak

“Lake of Death” Moon Crater and a Complex Moon Crater with Terraces and a Central Mountain Peak

The week of July 20-26 takes us from New Moon to Lunar Day 7. This week we will highlight the craters Bürg and Lacus Mortis. Lacus Mortis: [NE/E12; L=27°E] The charmingly named “Lake of Death” is a large lava-flooded crater.

Two Splendid #MoonCraters Described As “Noble, Magnificent, Spectacular, Scarcely Surpassed”

Two Splendid #MoonCraters Described As “Noble, Magnificent, Spectacular, Scarcely Surpassed”

The week of July 30-August 5 takes us from Day 17 to Day 23. This week we will highlight the craters Hercules and Atlas, viewable around 2:00 AM EDT on Tuesday. Hercules and Atlas: [NE/E13-14] Just east of the charmingly