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Contains:  NGC 4568, Siamese Twins, NGC 4567, NGC 4564
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Siamese Twins/Butterfly Galaxies, 





    
        

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Siamese Twins/Butterfly Galaxies

Siamese Twins/Butterfly Galaxies

Technical card

Resolution: 2184x1472

Dates:April 8, 2018April 10, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon I-series: 27x300" bin 2x2
Luminance: 60x360" bin 1x1

Integration: 8.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 39.04%

Astrometry.net job: 2010615

RA center: 189.127 degrees

DEC center: 11.318 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.514 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 75.949 degrees

Field radius: 0.188 degrees

Description

Spiral galaxies NGC4567 and 4568 are in the early stages of colliding and merging. The galaxy at upper left is the elliptical galaxy NGC4564. They are all part of the Virgo cluster.

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Siamese Twins/Butterfly Galaxies, 





    
        

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