Triesnecker crater is 26 kilometers in diameter and 2.7 kilometers deep with a central mountain complex. The crater was named after Franz de Paula Triesnecker, an 18th Century Austrian born mathematician and astronomer. A system of rilles extends from its eastern flank, known as Rimae Triesnecker. It is located between Mare Vaporum and Sinus Medii on the surface of the Moon.

Rimae Triesnecker

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Triesnecker crater is 26 kilometers in diameter and 2.7 kilometers deep with a central mountain complex. The crater was named after Franz de Paula Triesnecker, an 18th Century Austrian born mathematician and astronomer. A system of rilles extends from its eastern flank, known as Rimae Triesnecker. It is located between Mare Vaporum and Sinus Medii on the surface of the Moon.

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