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Playing with QuickMap

Discussion in 'Astrophotography and Imaging' started by Avani Soares, Jan 9, 2019.

Playing with QuickMap

Started by Avani Soares on Jan 9, 2019 at 6:56 PM

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  1. Avani Soares

    Avani Soares Well-Known Member

    Jul 12, 2016
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    Long ago I did not use the LROC / QuickMap Query Tools tool, for those who do not know, this tool can be very useful for serious lunar surface research. With it, we can plot altimetric profiles (as I did when I verified the discovery of a ghost crater) and even make 3D projections from somewhere.
    QuickMap can be accessed at this link: https://quickmap.lroc.asu.edu
    For those who have not yet had the opportunity to meet you, I suggest you follow the link and make an incredible flight on the lunar surface that you will never forget.
    Using the Query Tools tool I have created 3D projections of the 4 craters of the title to give an idea of what can be done.
    Now it's up to you! Open the link, enjoy yourself, knowing a little more about our Moon.
    Ed D, Orion25 and Gabby76 like this.
  2. Ed D

    Ed D Well-Known Member

    Jan 12, 2017
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    Sunny South Florida
    Avani, your contributions are as informative as they are beautiful. Thank you.

    Ed D

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