Re: NGC 4111 galaxy group


Bernard Miller
 

Gregg,

I have never seen this galaxy group before. Thanks for sharing.

Bernard

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From: DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io On Behalf Of Gregg Ruppel
Sent: Saturday, March 21, 2020 9:53 AM
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Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] NGC 4111 galaxy group

Hi all:

NGC 4111 is the bright centerpiece of an interesting group of galaxies
(4 NGC objects) on the border between Canes Venatici and Ursa Major:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/ngc4111-LRGB.jpg

PGC38375 (UGC 7094) is the galaxy to the southwest of 4111; it displays a long tidal stream. Here is a 1.3X crop:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/NGC4111-LRGBcrop.jpg

Annotated view of the entire FOV (PixInsight):
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/ngc4111_LRGB_1d_Annotated.jpg

LRGB, 6 hours total exposure from Animas, NM (Dark Sky New Mexico).
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Clear skies,

Gregg
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