Left: Earth-based telescopic image                     Right: Apollo image
Image of Prinz by Antonio Cidadao
Full-sized version of Apollo image above AS15-2606
The crater Prinz is 47 km wide and 1,010 m deep, the remains of a flooded crater. The longest rille of Rimae Prinz originates with Vera, a 4.9 km/180 m crater. Rimae Prinz is a system of sinuous rilles, observable with larger telescopes. Lengths of rilles up to 80 km.
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