Markarian's Chain; Virgo
Astro-Physics 155 EDF f/7
KAI-11000M LRGB 90:40:40:40 min.
Mar 9, 2005; Inkom,ID
Comments: Markarian's chains is a group of galaxies that,when viewed from earth, appear to be in a curved line. This group of galaxies is in the heart of the Virgo cluster of galaxies. The two giant elliptical galaxies on the lower right of the image are M84 adn M86, from left to right. Another view of these galaxies is here.