Astrophysics (index)

Markarian Galaxy

(list of galaxies with excess ultraviolet light)

Markarian Galaxies have an excess of Ultraviolet light from the Galaxy's nucleus, indicating more than the usual percentage of A-Type Stars and O-Type Stars. 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