Fornax galaxy cluster

Fornax-Cluster-65530c6

Rafael Compassi

Presidente Lucena – Brazil

80mm F/5 Triplet APO
QHY9m
36mm Baader filters
L: 24×300″
RGB: 12×150″

The Fornax Cluster is a cluster of galaxies lying at a distance of 62 million light-years. As with many other galaxy clusters, Fornax intracluster medium is filled with a hot, rarefied gas that emits X-rays and contains a number of intergalactic stars, some of which have produced novae.

2017-11-12T00:00:00

Advertisement