Hansteen – digital sketch

Hansteen – digital sketch

Hansteen crater - 2009.02.06. - Bognár Tamás - Zákány
Hansteen crater – 2009.02.06. – Bognár Tamás – Zákány

Also known as: Hansteen
Date/time: 2009.02.06
Equipment: 76/900 Newtonian
Magnification and filter(s): 118x
Seeing: 7/10 Transparency: 3/5
Humidity: low
Wind: none
Location: Zákány, Hungary N46°14′ 59,2″ E16°57′ 15,3″
Observer: Bognár Tamás

Type: Crater

Circular formation forming an interesting couple with Billy. Steep slopes supporting Rima Hansteen to the South-West Hansteen A and B to the South and Hansteen E to the North-East. Few high walls in light terraces. Tormented floor. Hills off center.

Interest : Very interesting formation
Observation period: 4 days after First Quarter or 3 days after Last Quarter
Minimal Instrument: 50 mm refractor

Longitude: 52.0° West
Latitude: 11.5° South
Quadrant: South-West
Area: South-West part of Oceanus Procellarum

Digital sketch made with GIMP , based on a raw pencil sketch.