Arp 218

  Arp 218 is the small galaxy and its tiny companion almost in the center of the field.  It is in the class Adjacent Loops.  There is no Atlas note for this one.  It looks to me like it is on the western edge of a fairly large cluster of tiny galaxies but NED doesn't list anything there.

Atlas Image


  10-inch Newtonian, StarlightXpress MX716, 30 minutes
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