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Markarian's Chain, 



    
        

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Markarian's Chain

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            Jan Scheers
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Markarian's Chain

Revision title: color correction

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 30, 2022
Frames:
16×600(2h 40′)
Integration:
2h 40′
Avg. Moon age:
27.57 days
Avg. Moon phase:
4.27%

RA center: 12h27m59s.70

DEC center: +12°5002.7

Pixel scale: 2.062 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.571 degrees

Field radius: 1.626 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4442x3530

File size: 5.8 MB

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Telescope Live

Description

Markarian's Chain is a stretch of galaxies that forms part of the Virgo Cluster. 
On the top left side of this image you find the massive galaxy M87. The most fascinating feature of this galaxy is its jet that extends from the central supermassive black hole of M87. The jet is visible in this image!

Image acquired with the Officina Stellare RH200 telescope and FLI ML16200 CCD-camera from Telescope Live in El Sauce Observatory, Chile.
Total integration time only 160 minutes. 4 subs of 600s with each filter (LRGB).

Processing with Astro Pixel Processor, Photoshop CC with AstroPanel Pro, Astronomy Tools, Topaz Sharpen AI and Denoise Projects 3 plug-ins.

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