Which lunar craters are these?
Posted 21 April 2014 - 07:31 PM
Posted 21 April 2014 - 10:57 PM
Yes, Neil is correct these craters are on the floor of large crater Clavius. Crater Clavius is famous for its semicircular crater sequence of decreasing size beginning with 56 km. Rutherfurd at the inner southeastern wall and continuing with 28 km. Clavius D, 21 km. Clavius C, 13 km. Clavius N, 12 km. Clavius J and 7.5 km. Clavius JA.
Posted 22 April 2014 - 07:25 AM
Posted 22 April 2014 - 10:52 AM
Posted 22 April 2014 - 12:16 PM
Posted 22 April 2014 - 01:30 PM
These are five separate impacts, and although they may be secondaries from a nearby impact, they may also be random impacts with no association with each other. However, they are definitely not caused by a single impactor bouncing around.