MOON - SE CORNER
24th October 2002 - 04:36


SE corner of the moon showing Mare Nectaris (Sea of Nectar) and the walled plain Fracastorius. The small crater located in the south of Mare Nectaris is known as crater Rosse and is only 7 miles in diameter. The image was obtained when the moon was 18 days old and 88% illuminated.