Journal of Astrophysics and Astronomy

, Volume 7, Issue 2, pp 77–81 | Cite as

Quasars in the central region of the Virgo Cluster

  • Halton Arp


Quasars found from objective prism searches have been reported to show no association with galaxies in the Virgo Cluster. A simple analysis here shows significant association of the brightest of these quasars with core galaxies in the Virgo Cluster.

Key words

quasars associations redshift periodicities-galaxies Virgo Cluster alignments 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Halton Arp
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  1. 1.Mount Wilson and Las Campanas Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of WashingtonPasadenaUSA

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