Arp 293 (NGC 6285 & 86)
Arp 293 is in the class Double Galaxies with Wind
Effects. The Atlas note says "position of larger galaxy. Companion
NW. Diffuse arc SE of brighter galaxy". The primary to the SE is NGC
6286 and the companion to the NW is NGC 6285. There is an absorption band
running N-S on the east side of the NGC 6286 nucleus. The extremely narrow
galaxy toward the SW corner of the field is UGC 10641.
|10-inch Newtonian, StarlightXpress MX716, 28 minutes|