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Subject
Virgo Galaxy Cluster Centred On M86
Date
17th April 2007
Telescope or Lens
William Optics FLT 110
Mount
Paramount ME
Camera
ST10XME
Filters
True Tech LRGB and Hutech LPR
Total Exposures L 144 min R 40 min G 48 min B 40 min
Sub exposure
12 x 12 min
4 x 10 min
4 x 12 min
4 x 10 min
Binning
1x1
Field of view and resolution
Approx 71 x 48 Arcminute. 1.96 Arcsec / Pixel
Comments  
This image of the Virgo Galaxy cluster is centred on M86. Other galaxies in the image include M84, NGC4438 and GSC880 (the Eyes), NGC4402, NGC4388, NGC4425, NGC4387. There are also many other fainter galaxies visible. A labelled version of the image can be found here.