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Contains:  IC 3311, IC3280, IC3303, IC3311, IC3344, IC3349, IC3355, IC3363, IC3382, IC3388, IC3393, IC3432, IC794, M 84, M 86, M 87, M84, M86, M87, NGC 4374, NGC 4388, NGC 4402, NGC 4406, NGC 4413, NGC 4425, NGC 4435, NGC 4438, NGC 4459, NGC 4461, NGC 4473, NGC 4474, NGC 4477, NGC 4486, NGC4387, NGC4388, NGC4402, NGC4413, NGC4425, NGC4431, NGC4435, NGC4436, NGC4438, NGC4440, NGC4446, NGC4447, NGC4458, NGC4459, NGC4461, NGC4468, NGC4473, NGC4474, NGC4476, NGC4477, NGC4478, NGC4479, The Eyes
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Markarian's Chain, 


            Bob J
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Markarian's Chain

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:StellarVue SVR-102T

Imaging cameras:Canon 7D

Mounts:Celestron CGE Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Orion Short Tube 80

Guiding cameras:Starlight Xpress Lodestar x2

Software:Sequence Generator ProPHD 2PixInsight 1.8

Accessory:Starizona MicroTouch Autofocuser

Dates:March 6, 2016

Frames: 24x300" ISO800

Integration: 2.0 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 26.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.14% job: 993521

RA center: 12h 27' 41"

DEC center: +13° 7' 14"

Pixel scale: 1.240 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.021 degrees

Field radius: 1.336 degrees

Resolution: 6054x4845

Data source: Backyard


My First attempt at a mosaic....much to learn!!!



Bob J
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Markarian's Chain, 


            Bob J