Location of photoPresidente Lucena - Brazil
Date/Time of photo1211/17
Equipment80mm F/5 Triplet APO QHY9m 36mm Baader filters L: 24x300" RGB: 12x150"
DescriptionThe Fornax Cluster is a cluster of galaxies lying at a distance of 62 million light-years. As with many other galaxy clusters, Fornax intracluster medium is filled with a hot, rarefied gas that emits X-rays and contains a number of intergalactic stars, some of which have produced novae.