Markarian's Chain (portion) - Galaxies in Virgo

Markarian's Chain

Markarian's Chain is a cascade of galaxies in the constellation Virgo.

Scope: Planewave 12.5" CDK
Camera: Apogee U16M w Astrodon Gen II LRGB filters
Mount: Paramount ME
Guiding: Borg 60 w ST-402ME
12 x 10 min Luminance
Acquired using TheSkyX and CCD-Commander
Alignment and Sigma Reject combine in Maxim
Levels and curves in PS CS4

April 2015
Lucknow, Ontario, Canada