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Markarian's Chain, part of the Virgo Galaxy Cluster at 60 million light years, centred on the giant elliptical galaxy M86.

20 x 5min subs taken with modded Canon 450d on GSO TS 200mm F4/EQ6, with Astronomic CLS Filter and Baader MPCC, guided by PHD using IKI 80mm F7 Achromatic Guidescope (Ian King branded import) and QHY5 camera, stacked in DSS/ processed in Photoshop CS. [Ian Smith]