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Three days in the life of crater Philolaus

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#26 Jef De Wit

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Posted 25 January 2014 - 09:28 AM

So here the LTVT-version of the sketch. It worked out all fine. I put some Lunar Orbiter images as comparison.

@ Chris & Pete: I'll look for the changing libration later.

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Posted 29 January 2014 - 09:51 AM

The images appear to show changing libration

Chris & Pete, I made some time to look for the information. Libration in latitude was (1) +03°43', (2) +04°52' and (3) +05°47'. Libration in longitude was (1) +04°59', (2) +03°46' and (3) +02°44'. Three screenshots from VMA to visualise the scene.

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Posted 29 January 2014 - 10:24 AM

Jef, that is some fantastic sketching! Great observations.

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Posted 29 January 2014 - 05:02 PM

Jef, I think that agrees pretty well with your sketch. Cool!






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