NOAO < IMAGE GALLERY < 4 peculiars

Four peculiar galaxies

[4 peculiars]

About this image

These images from the KPNO 4-meter Mayall telescope show four different peculiar and interacting galaxies: NGC4656/7 in Canes Venatici, type Sc/Ir; NGC2545 in Cancer, type Sb; NGC3986/8 in Ursa Major, type S0; and NGC6621/2, also known as Arp 81 and VV247, in Draco, type Sb(pec).

More: galaxies page.

Minimum credit line: NOAO/AURA/NSF

Downloadable versions:
572 x 400 18 kb B&W JPEG (on this page)
2500 x 1750 312 kb B&W JPEG
2500 x 1750 4.2 Mb B&W TIFF
(see NOAO Conditions of Use)

Comments by e-mail to