Contains:  Solar system body or event


            Tareq Abdulla




            Tareq Abdulla


Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Maksutov 180/2700

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI385MC

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT Mount

Software: Adobe Photoship CC  ·  Stellarium  ·  Autostakkert!3 Autostackert! 3  ·  SharpCap  ·  REGISTAX 6

Filters: Astronomik IR 742nm

Date: April 16, 2019

Frames: 2877

FPS: 23.00000

Focal length: 2700

Seeing: 3

Transparency: 10

Resolution: 1800x1200

Locations: Home Yard, Aljurf, Ajman, United Arab Emirates

Data source: Backyard


Clavius is one of the largest crater formations on the Moon and the second largest crater on the visible near side (very close in size to Deslandres). It is located in the rugged southern highlands of the Moon, to the south of the prominent ray crater Tycho. It is named for the Jesuit priest Christopher Clavius.

Re-processed an old image and resized