Rheita

April 25, 2009

Rheita is located in the southern highlands. The most notable features are the Fabricius, Metius, Rheita and Stevinus craters.

Geological Survey | Topographical Map

This region is named after the astronomer and optician Anton Maria Schyrleus of Rheita (1650 AD) who made several advance in the development of telescopes including the first binoculars.


Region Map

Region Map

Region Data
Name Rheita
Number 114
NW Corner 32° S 34° E
SE Corner 48° S 58° E
Raw Area* 1,078,000 km2
Visible Area* 564,000 km2
Visibility Factor* 52%
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Photo of Rheita

Photo of Rheita

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