Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Virgo (Vir)  ·  Contains:  IC 3303  ·  IC 3393  ·  IC3280  ·  IC3303  ·  IC3311  ·  IC3349  ·  IC3355  ·  IC3363  ·  IC3382  ·  IC3388  ·  IC3393  ·  M 84  ·  M 86  ·  M84  ·  M86  ·  NGC 4374  ·  NGC 4387  ·  NGC 4388  ·  NGC 4402  ·  NGC 4406  ·  NGC 4413  ·  NGC 4425  ·  NGC 4435  ·  NGC 4438  ·  NGC 4458  ·  NGC 4461  ·  NGC4387  ·  NGC4388  ·  NGC4402  ·  NGC4413  ·  And 6 more.
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Markarian's Chain

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro Physics 305 mm f/3.8 Riccardi-Honders Astrograph

Imaging cameras: SBIG STXL 16200

Mounts: Paramount-ME II ME

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro Physics 305 mm f/3.8 Riccardi-Honders Astrograph

Guiding cameras: SBIG STXL 16200

Software: Pixinsight 1.8  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  Maxim DL Pro 5

Filters: Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2


Dates:April 10, 2018April 12, 2018April 14, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 12x600" (2h) bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 12x600" (2h) bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 56x600" (9h 20') bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 12x600" (2h) bin 1x1

Integration: 15h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 25.99 days

Avg. Moon phase: 15.52%


Astrometry.net job: 2042173

RA center: 12h 27' 0"

DEC center: +12° 58' 25"

Pixel scale: 1.211 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -28.988 degrees

Field radius: 0.836 degrees


Resolution: 4100x3600

Locations: Sierra Remote Observatories, Shaver Lake, California, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Sierra Remote Observatories

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            Eric Coles (coles44)