Theophilus - Bognár Tamás, Zákány - 2007.09.17.
Theophilus – Bognár Tamás, Zákány – 2007.09.17.

Also known as: Theophilus
Date/time: 2007.09.17.
Equipment: 76/900 Newtonian
Magnification and filter(s): 118x
Seeing: 8/10 Transparency: 4/5
Humidity: low
Wind: none
Location: Zákány, Hungary N46°14′ 59,2″ E16°57′ 15,3″
Observer: Bognár Tamás

Circular formation forming a remarkable trio with Cyrillus and Catharina. Tormented and steep slopes overhanging Sinus Asperitatis from 1200m and supporting Cyrillus to the South-East Theophilus F to the West and Mädler to the East. Very high walls with terraces overlapped by Theophilus B to the North-West. Flat floor. Imposing central mountain 1 400 m high with 4 summits. Line of crests hills and craterlets.

Longitude: 26.285° East
Latitude: 11.452° South
Side: Nearside
Quadrant: South-East
Area: Theophilus crater North-West region

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