Re: NGC 7769, 7770, 7771

Bernard Miller
 

Gregg,

Nice. Is the third galaxy the one at 3 o'clock from the bottom galaxy?

Bernard

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Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] NGC 7769, 7770, 7771

Hi all:

Here is an interesting trio of galaxies within the great square of Pegasus that somehow didn't make it into Arp's catalog: NGC 7769, 7770 and 7771:

http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/ngc7769-LRGB.jpg

There are several fainter background galaxies behind the trio.

Cropped, inverted:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/ngc7769_crop.jpg

Image data here:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/ngc%207769.html

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