Crisium, Mare

Crisium, Mare

(krÿ -see-ŭm, -zee-) A lava-filled basin close to the Moon's eastern limb from which soil was returned by Luna 24.
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Mare Imbrium, Mare Serenitatis, Mare Crisium, Mare Nectaris, and Mare Humorum....
You can trace out subtle mare ridges that define the buried inner rings in Crisium, Mare Serenitatis, and Mare Humorum.
Two of his three illustrations in that work are of the eastern limb and depict Mare Crisium, Mare Fecunditatis, and Mare Tranquillitatis, the region where his crater is located.