Arp 191

  Arp 191 is in the class Narrow Filaments.  The Atlas notes are "acute bend in link between galaxies; plumes from stellar-like images".  The western member of the pair is UGC 6175, while the eastern member (the one with the tail) is MCG+3-28-63.  The galaxy in the southwest corner is CGCG 95-114 and the one east and a little north of Arp 191 is MCG+3-29-1.  None of the tiny galaxies are included in any of the commonly used catalogs.

This image was taken at the Texas Star Party in 2006.

Atlas Image


  Celestron CG9 1/4, StarlightXpress MX716, 31.5 minutes
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