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Return to top of page. Springer New YorkJan 18, – Science – pages. Keep up-to-date with NHBS products, news and offers. Each page features a HDTV image with a map of the entire Moon on the upper left showing where the image is located.

The Kaguya Lunar Atlas

There are some small irritating points: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign kabuya. Making Beautiful Deep-Sky Images. The Kaguya Lunar Atlas. This image was taken via a properly filtered telescopeand shows the Sun as it appeared during its last maximum peak in aflas The eclipse occurred the same day as the winter solstice.


Seeing the Moon is not intended solely for lunar scientists who are striving to work out the mysteries of the Moon’s origin and evolution.

The Kaguya Lunar Atlas: The Moon in High Resolution by Motomaro Shirao

He has written many articles about the Moon, volcanoes, geology, and geomorphology. The Moon in High Resolution.

Motomaro Shirao and Charles A Wood. Background Science and the Inner Solar System.

The Atlas comprises images of various lunar features, with detailed captions describing what we are seeing and how craters, rilles, pits, domes and mountains formed.

Everyone can appreciate the natural beauty and be entranced by the view of the nearby world where humans may one day live. Be the first to ask a question about The Kaguya Lunar Atlas.

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What makes these images so much more engaging than standard vertical view lunar photography is that they are taken looking obliquely along the flight path. In closing, I would whole-heartedly recommend the Kaguya Lunar Atlas to anyone who is an avid moon watcher, space fan, or would love to see the surface of an alien world as it truly looks, up close and personal.

The Kaguya Lunar Atlas: The Moon in High Resolution

A true feat of visual athletics to catch, a good pair of binoculars lunad a well aimed wide field telescopic view can help with the hunt. A History of Space Exploration in Photographs.

A mosaic of three images taken during the total lunar eclipse of December 21st, On the upper right is a word description. About this book Contents Biography Related titles. The Kaguya Lunar Atlas: