Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  IC 3355, IC 3393, NGC 4435, NGC 4438, NGC 4458, NGC 4461, The Eyes
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
markarian's eyes, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood
markarian's eyes
Powered byPixInsight

markarian's eyes

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:ASA 16N

Imaging camera:QSI 683wsg-8

Mount:ASA Astrosysteme ASA DDM85

Guiding telescope or lens:ASA 16N

Guiding cameras:

Focal reducer:ASA Astrosysteme ASA 3" Wynne Reducer Corrector 0,95x

Software:PixInsight

Filters:Astrodon 31mm Ha 5nmAstrodon 31mm RedAstrodon 31mm Blue

Accessories:


Resolution: 6139x4410

Dates:May 2, 2019

Frames: 220x300"

Integration: 18.3 hours

Darks: 0

Flats: 0

Flat darks: 0

Bias: 0

Avg. Moon age: 27.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.20%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: None

Mean SQM: None

Mean FWHM: None

Temperature: None


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2676102

RA center: 12h 27' 49"

DEC center: +13° 2' 49"

Pixel scale: 0.380 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.636 degrees

Field radius: 0.399 degrees


Locations: home, perth, western australia, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

Markarian's eyes, in the middle of Marakarian's chain in the Virgo cluster are an unusual interacting pair of galaxies that also appear as the 120th object in Arp's catalogue of unusual galaxies.

Comments

Author

alocky
Andrew Lockwood
License: None (All rights reserved)
830
Like

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

markarian's eyes, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood