British Astronomical Association
Supporting amateur astronomers since 1890

BAA Images Ian Rothwell

Observation by Ian Rothwell: Faust V051 (M86)

Uploaded by

Ian Rothwell

Observer

Ian Rothwell

Observed

2019 Feb 03 - 03:32

Uploaded

2019 Feb 03 - 17:42

Objects

M86

Planetarium overlay









Constellation

Virgo

Field centre

RA: 12h26m
Dec: +12°48'
Position angle: -72°14'

Field size

1°13' × 0°55'

Equipment
  • Skywatcher Explorer 150P
  • ZWO ASI1600MMPro-Cool
Exposure

18 x 60sec lum subs

Location

Bournemouth

Target name

M86

Title

Faust V051 (M86)

About this image

Centred on M86 (also known as Faust V051) in an area of Virgo known as Mararian's Chain, this image features the following galaxies:

NGC4406 (M86), NGC4388, NGC4435, NGC4425, NGC4374 (M84), NGC4438, NGC4402, NGC4438, NGC4403, IC3333, IC3355 AND IC3303. 

Files associated with this observation
Like this image
Copyright of all images and other observations submitted to the BAA remains with the owner of the work. Reproduction of work by third parties is expressly forbidden without the consent of the copyright holder. By submitting images to this online gallery, you grant the BAA permission to reproduce them in any of our publications.