Macrobius

April 26, 2009

Macrobius is located in the east, the most notable features being the Macrobius, Posidonius and Vitruvius craters. The region encloses a highland area east of the Mare Serenitatis (Sea of Serenity).

Geological Survey | Topographical Map

This region is named after the Roman philosopher Ambrosius Theodosius Macrobius (430 AD).


Region Map

Region Map

Region Data
Name Macrobius
Number 43
NW Corner 32° N 30° E
SE Corner 16° N 50° E
Raw Area* 1,072,000 km2
Visible Area* 739,000 km2
Visibility Factor* 69%
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Lunar landings in this area include Luna 21 (25.51° N 30.38° E) and Apollo 17 (20.17° N 30.8° E).

Photo of Macrobius

Photo of Macrobius

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