Arp 310 (IC 1259)

  Arp 310 is in the Double Galaxies class.  The Atlas note is "very close E galaxies".  Arp 310 is the galaxy pair about 3' NNE of the center of the field.  It is also a member of Arp 311 along with the center galaxy and the two small ones S and SE of it.  The two galaxies making up Arp 310 have a single number in the Index Catalog (IC) but are designated as VV 101a and 101b in the Vorontsov-Velyaminov catalog.

Atlas Image

              

  10-inch Newtonian, StarlightXpress MX716, 26 minutes
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