Triesnecker & Triesnecker Rille
                       Earth-based telescopic image, NE up                  Lunar Orbiter image, north up
Larger version of above, turned 180 (by Therin)
Full-sized version of Lunar Orbiter image LO4-102H1
Triesnecker is the prominent crater SW of center. Triesnecker crater is 26 km wide and 2760 m deep and has central peaks, which are not shown here in this low sun angle image. Triesnecker, Rimae, is the richest and best-known system of rilles, visible through even quite a small telescope. Length, measuring from north to south, about 200 km.
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