Astrophysics (index)

Markarian Galaxy

(list of galaxies with excess ultraviolet light)

Markarian Galaxies have an excess of Ultraviolet (UV) light from the Galaxy's nucleus, indicating more than the usual percentage of A-Type Stars (A) and O-Type Stars (O). Benjamin Markarian searched out and assembled a list of them during a period from the last 1960s to the early 1980s.

(galaxy type,survey,ultraviolet)
MknMkn 335Markarian Galaxy 

Referenced by:
Astronomical Survey