Markarian’s chain of galaxies

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Gerard Tartalo Montardit

Lleida

Canon eos 600D modified, telescope Skywatcher 150/750 pds on mount skywatcher neq6 pro2. Guided with Phd2, zwo camera so 290mc and celestron 130/650.

In this image you can see up to 30 distant galaxies of the approximately 1,500 that contain the virgo cluster, where they are located.
The two central galaxies are interacting gravitationally with each other.
Held on the night of Saturday, March 17, from Àger (Lleida).
There are 32 exposures of 300 seconds, 2: 40h of total integration.

2018-03-17T00:00:00

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