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Contains:  M 87, NGC 4486, NGC 4477, NGC 4473, NGC 4461, NGC 4459, The Eyes, NGC 4438, NGC 4425, M 86, NGC 4406, NGC 4402, NGC 4388, M 84, NGC 4374, NGC 4371, NGC 4313, NGC 4267, NGC 4222
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Markarians Chain, 


            Dan Fitch
Markarians Chain

Markarians Chain

Technical card

Resolution: 4812x3212

Dates:Jan. 2, 2016

Frames: 22x90"

Integration: 0.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 47.49% job: 931062

RA center: 185.958 degrees

DEC center: 12.900 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.838 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 7.322 degrees

Field radius: 2.281 degrees


This was my first attempt at this object with a D7100 piggybacked on a Nexstar mount in EQ mode.



Dan Fitch
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Markarians Chain, 


            Dan Fitch