Arp 131

   Arp 131 is the pair just northwest of center.  It is a member of the class E-like Galaxies Perturbing Spirals.  The E member is MCG-3-8-25 and the spiral companion is MCG-3-8-26.  All of the other bright galaxies in the field are Mitchell Anonymous.  None of them are listed in any of the standard galaxy catalogs.

Atlas Image 

             

  10-inch Newtonian, StarlightXpress MX716, 50 minutes
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