Lat: 12.4°N, Long: 173.3°E, Diam: 74 km, Depth: km, Rükl: (farside), Copernican
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Each one of the orbital photographs of Sharonov made by APOLLO 11 show a totally different region on the moon! They show the region near Mare Smythii and Hume!
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- HiRes scan of Lunar Orbiter II's frame LO-II-034-h1 which captured Sharonov's chaotic floor in great detail! - DannyCaes Nov 11, 2012
- Central peak composition: A, GNTA1 & GNTA2 (Tompkins & Pieters, 1999)
- Exterior impact melt deposits (Hawke and Head, 1977).
- TSI = 35, CPI = 25, FI = 20; MI =80 Smith and Hartnell, 1973
Vsevolod Vasilievich; Soviet astronomer (1901-1964).
Sharonov seems to be a difficult name to write, because it is mentioned (several times) as Sharanov in Charles J. Byrne's The Far Side of the Moon; A Photographic Guide (Springer, 2008).