13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Markarian's Chain

The Markarian Chain grouping of galaxies in Virgo. Every object which is not obviously a star is a galaxy. Taken at the New Forest Observatory using both reflector and refractor telescopes and an astronomical CCD camera.

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Date Taken: 05.2013
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: United Kingdom
Copyright: © Greg Parker