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Contains:  IC 3355, IC 3393, NGC 4435, NGC 4438, NGC 4458, NGC 4461, The Eyes
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markarian's eyes, 


            Andrew Lockwood
markarian's eyes
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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


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


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 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


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.



Andrew Lockwood
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markarian's eyes, 


            Andrew Lockwood