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Contains:  M 87, NGC 4486, NGC 4477, NGC 4474, NGC 4473, NGC 4461, NGC 4459, NGC 4438, The Eyes, NGC 4435, NGC 4425, NGC 4413, M 86, NGC 4406, NGC 4402, NGC 4388, IC 3311, M 84, NGC 4374
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Markarian's Chain, 


            Bob J
Markarian's Chain

Markarian's Chain

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:StellarVue SVR-102T

Imaging camera:Canon 7D

Mount:Celestron CGE Pro

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion Short Tube 80

Guiding camera:Starlight Xpress Lodestar x2

Software:PixInsight 1.8PHD 2Sequence Generator Pro

Accessory:Starizona MicroTouch Autofocuser

Resolution: 6054x4845

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: 186.921 degrees

DEC center: 13.121 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.241 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.988 degrees

Field radius: 1.336 degrees


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



Bob J
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Markarian's Chain, 


            Bob J