Purbach

April 26, 2009

Purbach is centrally located, the most notable features are the Purbach and Arzachel craters. Part of the Mare Nubium (Sea of Clouds) is located on the west side.

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This region is named after the German/Austrian astronomer and mathematician Georg von Peuerbach (1450 AD). He is known as the father of mathematical and observational astronomy in the West.


Region Map

Region Map

Region Data
Name Purbach
Number 95
NW Corner 16° S 10° W
SE Corner 32° S 10° E
Raw Area* 1,072,000 km2
Visible Area* 965,000 km2
Visibility Factor* 90%
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Photo of Purbach

Photo of Purbach

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