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Markarian's chain is a string of galaxies that appear to form a curve from earth. It's an area of the sky where you could throw a virtual dart and hit a galaxy almost every time and includes the Virgo cluster. I'll be zooming into these galaxies for more detail with the higher-powered telescope.
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Telescope:   Svbony sv503 70ED
Length:   336mm
Aperture:   70mm
F-stop:   f/4.56
Sessions:   1
Captured:   2023-02-15 to 2023-02-15
Lights:   180
Exposure:   37
Total exposure:   1 h
Ra:   12h 27m 46.0s
Dec:   +13° 00' 20.184
Size:   196.819 x 134.031 arcmin
Radius:   1.984 deg
Scale:   1.425 arcsec/pixel