Arp 234 (NGC 3738)

  Arp 234 is in the class Appearance of Fission.  The Atlas note says "considerable resolution into stars and absorption tubes".  I believe that the "stars" are actually star-forming regions.  The small spiral tucked into the northwest corner of the field is MCG+9-19-125.

Atlas Image


  10-inch Newtonian, StarlightXpress MX716, 17 minutes
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