Arp 306

  Arp 306 is in the Double Galaxies class.  The Atlas note is "resolution; diffuse, hooked countertail".  The primary is UGC 1102 and the small companion several minutes NE is UGC 1105.  Note the horseshoe shaped ring of knots around UGC 1102.  To me, it looks very similar to Arp 6.

Atlas Image


  10-inch Newtonian, StarlightXpress MX716, 30 minutes
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