Arp 313


Gregg Ruppel
 

Hi all:

Arp 313 is a 3 member galaxy group in Ursa Major, consisting of NGC 3991, 3994 and 3995.  All sit close to the 6.4 magnitude star BU918:

http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/arp313-LRGB.jpg

1.3X crop:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/arp313-LRGBcrop.jpg

There are a few other faint fuzzies in the FOV, including NGC 3966, 3986 and IC 2978:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/arp313_LRGB_Annotated.jpg

LRGB, 6.2 hours total exposure from Dark Sky New Mexico

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Clear skies,

Gregg
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William McLaughlin
 

Very Cool little Group!
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