[back] NGC 5426/27 in Virgo [NED]


Type/Distance: NGC 5426:Sc,~ 34Mpc/110MLy, NGC5427:SBc,~ 34Mpc/110MLy 




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Image Type, Orientation: LRGB Composite, North is at 8:00
Exposure time: L: 16x300 sec. 1x1 bin, R,G,B: 4x300 sec. 2x2 bin
Exposure date: June 14th, 2004
Location: Capella Observatory at Amani Lodge, Kupferberg near Windhoek, Namibia
Filter: FR03 + Astronomik
Typ II LRGB filters
Instrument: Ganymed 60cm-Hypergraph in secondary focus, f=4800 mm
Seeing (FWHM): 2.0"
Photographer: Josef Pöpsel, Beate Behle

This two interacting, material exchanging galaxies are also known as Arp 271.

Image processed with CCDSharp and digital development (DDP).




Diese beiden interagierenden, Materie austauschenden Galaxien sind auch als Arp 271 bekannt.

Das Bild wurde mit Hilfe von CCDSharp und "digital development" (DDP) bearbeitet.

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