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NGC3227 Arp 94 © Ken Crawford Rancho Del Sol Observatory MPC G67
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NGC3227 is a spiral galaxy that is interacting with a dwarf elliptical galaxy (NGC3226). This interaction is visible as loops, arcs, and star streams that are the remnants of a gravitational dance between the two. You can see this image on Astronomy Picture Of The Day.
RCOS 20" carbon truss - 100mm FFC
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The images were produced in collaboration with David Martinez-Delgado (MPIA)
and the Tidal Stream Survey
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