Mare Vaporum

by on 26/04/09 at 3:51 pm

The Mare Vaporum (Sea of Vapors) from which this central region is named is not the only sea within its borders. Other seas include the Sinus Aestuum (Bay of Seething), and Sinus Medii (Bay of the Center).

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Region Data
Name Mare Vaporum
Number 59
NW Corner 16° N 10° W
SE Corner 0° S 10° E
Raw Area* 1,162,000 km2
Visible Area* 1,133,000 km2
Visibility Factor* 98%
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Lunar landings in this area include Surveyor 6 (0.46° N 1.37° W).

Photo of Mare Vaporum

Photo of Mare Vaporum

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