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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 late 1960s to the early 1980s.

(galaxy type,survey,ultraviolet)
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