Lamèch

Lat: 42.7°N, Long: 13.1°E, Diam: 13 km, Depth: 1.46 km, Rükl: 13
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LO-IV-098H Lamèch is at the bottom. The 10-km crater above it is Eudoxus D. The shadowed ridge in the upper left corner is a very small part of the western flank of Montes Caucasus.

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Description


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Lamèch

Additional Information

  • Depth data from Kurt Fisher database
    • Westfall, 2000: 1.46 km
    • Viscardy, 1985: 1.46 km
  • From the shadows in LO-IV-108H, Lamèch is 1430-1900 m deep. - JimMosher JimMosher
  • The "L"-shaped mountain at 43° north/ 11° east (the Lamech plateau; west of Lamech, in the northern part of the Montes Caucasus) is an interesting telescopic target during Full Moon, when the western slope of its north-south oriented part, and the southern slope of its east-west oriented part, look very much like an illuminated "L" or "sunlit corner". It is unofficially called Mons Elbruz by Danny Caes (note: the Terrestrial Mount Elbruz is also located in the Caucasus range). - DannyCaes DannyCaes Jan 23, 2008

Nomenclature


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