Cluster of galaxies in Virgo
January 25, 2005
The Virgo cluster of galaxies includes M84 and M86. Thousands of galaxies form a rich, loose, irregular cluster which is not strongly concentrated towards the center. KPNO 4-meter Mayall telescope, 1974.
Topics: Environment, Virgo Cluster, Coma Berenices constellation, Virgo constellation, Markarian's Chain, Messier 84, Virgo Supercluster, Galaxy