April 25, 2009
Theophilus is centrally located, the most notable feature being the Theophilus, Abulfeda and Delambre craters. The region also contains part of the Mare Nectaris (Sea of Nectar) and the Mare Tranquillitatis (Sea of Tranquility).
This region is named after Theophilus of Alexandria, (400 AD) who was Patriarch of Alexandria, Egypt.
|NW Corner||0° S 10° E|
|SE Corner||16° S 30° E|
|Raw Area*||1,162,000 km2|
|Visible Area*||1,065,000 km2|
|Minimum Bid||$ 280,000 (USD)|
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Lunar landings in this area include Apollo 16 (8.6° S 15.31° E).