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Contains:  M 87, NGC 4486, NGC 4479, NGC 4478, NGC 4477, NGC 4476, NGC 4473, NGC 4461, NGC 4458, NGC 4440, NGC 4438, NGC 4436, The Eyes, NGC 4435, NGC 4431, NGC 4425, NGC 4413, M 86, NGC 4406, NGC 4402
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M87 and the Markarian chain, 





    
        

            Rudolf Bumm
M87 and the Markarian chain

M87 and the Markarian chain

Technical card

Resolution: 4318x3394

Dates:May 1, 2019

Frames: 150x120"

Integration: 5.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.24 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.77%

Astrometry.net job: 2678931

RA center: 187.162 degrees

DEC center: 13.020 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.356 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 267.059 degrees

Field radius: 1.035 degrees

Data source: Backyard

Description

M87 (upper left) and a lot of other galaxies in the area.

Amazing: I also captured the jet of M87 in this wide field (please zoom in)
Not so amazing: bad collimation of the Astrograph :-)

ASA astrograph Sternwarte Mirasteilas
iOptron CEM 60
ZWO ASI 1600 MMC
gain 139

May 1st 2019

90 x 120 s L
60 x 120 RGB

Processing in Pixinsight 1.8 and Photoshop

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Rudolf Bumm
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