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[DarkSkyNewMexico] Arp 205 NGC 3448
Arp 205 (NGC3448) is an "amorphous" type galaxy in Ursa Major; it is located about 20 arcminutes southeast of the 5th magnitude star 44 Ursae Majoris:
NGC 3448 is interacting with UGC 6016; the pair is cataloged by Arp as "material ejected from nucleus".
An interesting 1986 paper based on studies performed at KPNO offers a detailed description of the galaxy and its companion.
LRGB, 6.8 hours total exposure from Dark Sky New Mexico.
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