Tagged: Elliptical - Adam Lundie - Eatons Hill Observatory

Tagged: Elliptical

NGC6872 Galactic Group thumbnail
With more than 16 galaxies in one very narrow field of view, the elliptical galaxy NGC6876 is centered, interacting with NGC6877. In the bottom right, the spiral arms of NGC6872 are spread out by the interaction with IC4970

Tidal Shells of NGC 474 thumbnail
Perhaps too tough of a target for light polluted skies, elliptical galaxy NGC 474 still managed to show some tidal tails / shells from interacting with the nearby spiral galaxy NGC 470.

Colliding Galaxies NGC6769 NGC6770 NGC6771 thumbnail
A galactic merger is happening 165 million light years away between the spiral galaxies NGC 6769, 6770, 6771.