Arp 203 (NGC 3712)
NGC 203 is a member of the class Material Ejected from Nuclei. The Atlas
note is "faint plumes coming off both ends of bar". In this case, both the
class and note are quite obvious, and the plumes are far more obvious in my
image than in the Atlas image. The galaxy southeast of Arp 203 is MAC
This image was acquired at the Texas Star Party in 2006, and really needs more exposure. The background is very noisy.
|10-inch Newtonian, StarlightXpress MX716, 15.5 minutes|