IWLOP #112 - Mare Insularum Volcanic Complex
Volcanic dome complex, smaller than crater Hortensius, in the northern reach of Mare Insularum.
Location: 10.0 N 31.0 W Origin: Volcanic Size: Various domes Rukl: 30, 19 Type: Domes
Objects: Milichius, Milichius A, Mare Insularum, T. Mayer, T. Mayer α (Alpha), T. Mayer β (Beta), T. Mayer ζ (Zeta)
Others Identified: Hortensius, Montes Carpatus
Time: 11:09 PM ADT
Equipment: 10” Meade SCT, 4.7 mm eyepiece
Seeing: Very Good (4)
Transparency: Excellent (5)
R1: Milichius and Milichius A are found north of Hortensius and east of Kepler. They are both smaller than Hortensius. Crater A is much smaller and shallower. Crater π was seen as circular.
C1: T. Mayer, T. Mayer α (Alpha) and T. Mayer ζ (Zeta) were located.