Schickard

/ (ˈʃɪkəd) /

noun

a large crater in the SW quadrant of the moon, about 227 kilometres (141 miles) in diameter

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Examples from the Web for schickard

  • Grimaldi, almost exactly at the east point, is nearly as large as Schickard.

    Astronomy of To-day|Cecil G. Dolmage
  • Schickard is one of the largest walled plains on the moon, about 134 miles in breadth.

    The Story of the Heavens|Robert Stawell Ball