Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Virgo (Vir)  ·  Contains:  IC 3258  ·  IC 3280  ·  IC 3303  ·  IC 3311  ·  IC 3344  ·  IC 3349  ·  IC 3355  ·  IC 3363  ·  IC 3382  ·  IC 3388  ·  IC 3393  ·  IC 3443  ·  IC 3457  ·  M 84  ·  M 86  ·  M 87  ·  NGC 4351  ·  NGC 4374  ·  NGC 4387  ·  NGC 4388  ·  NGC 4402  ·  NGC 4406  ·  NGC 4407  ·  NGC 4413  ·  NGC 4425  ·  NGC 4431  ·  NGC 4435  ·  NGC 4436  ·  NGC 4438  ·  NGC 4440  ·  And 11 more.
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Markarian Chain of Galaxies, 



    
        

            Ray Heinle
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Markarian Chain of Galaxies

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Markarian Chain of Galaxies, 



    
        

            Ray Heinle
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Markarian Chain of Galaxies

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 9, 2021
Frames:
24×300(2h)
Integration:
2h
Avg. Moon age:
27.13 days
Avg. Moon phase:
6.39%

RA center: 12h27m45s.42

DEC center: +13°0033.4

Pixel scale: 1.750 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.251 degrees

Field radius: 1.414 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4833x3246

File size: 4.6 MB

Data source: Traveller

Description

This is one of my favorite photos of galaxies. It is amazing that virtually every object is a galaxy.

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Markarian Chain of Galaxies, 



    
        

            Ray Heinle