Moon Craters Atlas and Hercules have Blankets of Surrounding Ejecta, Known as a Glacis

Moon Craters Atlas and Hercules have Blankets of Surrounding Ejecta, Known as a Glacis

The week of September 20-26 takes us from Full Moon to Day 21. This week we will highlight the moon craters Hercules and Atlas, viewable on Thursday evening. Hercules and Atlas1: [NE/E13-14] Just east of Lacus Mortis (the “Lake of

Unique Shapes of Craters on the #Moon

Unique Shapes of Craters on the #Moon

The week of October 22-28 takes us from Day 13 to 19. This week we will highlight the craters Wargentin, Nasmyth & Phocylides, viewable on Monday evening. Wargentin: [SW/P4] This is one of the more unusual craters on the Moon.

Petavius: One of the Most Fascinating Floor-Fractured #Craters on the #Moon

Petavius: One of the Most Fascinating Floor-Fractured #Craters on the #Moon

The week of September 10-16 takes us from Day 1 to Day 7. This week we will highlight the crater Petavius, viewable on Wednesday night. Petavius: [SE/M16] This is one of the most fascinating craters on the Moon. It is