Mare Imbrium
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Mare Imbrium - "Zee der regens” The largest of the lunar mare, Mare Imbrium sits in the Imbrium basin. The basin material is of the Lower Imbrian epoch, with the mare material being of the Upper Imbrian and Eratosthenian epochs. The mare is lined with mountian ranges called montes to the south. The crater copernicus is just visible in the bottom of the photo, while plato is clearly seen on the northern rim. Sinus Iridum is seen connected to the mare on the northwestern rim. The crater Archiemedes also visible in the picture as the lighter circular feature in the south-eastern region of the mare. Source: Nasa