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Re: NGC4517 and NGC4517A

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  • waddington50
    Very nice image, Bernard - the color is deep and the detail is good in the edge-on galaxy. Congrats... Bruce W.
    Message 1 of 4 , May 5, 2013
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      Very nice image, Bernard - the color is deep and the detail is good in the edge-on galaxy. Congrats...

      Bruce W.

      --- In ccd-newastro@yahoogroups.com, "Bernard Miller" <bgmiller011@...> wrote:
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      > Hi,
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      > This is a lesser known galaxy pair that I stumbled upon and decided to
      > image. The larger galaxy at the bottom is NGC4517. It is an edge on spiral
      > galaxy. Its sister galaxy at the top is NGC4517A and is a face on spiral
      > galaxy. This is an interesting pair because you get an edge on and face on
      > spiral galaxy in the same image. There are lots of other smaller galaxies as
      > well. These galaxies are about 32 million light years away in the
      > constellation Bootes. Comments and suggestions welcomed.
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      > http://www.azstarman.net/NGC4517.htm
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      > Bernard
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    • Hartmut
      Bernard, I agree with the other contributions here but would recommend to spend some additional steps and reduce the noise a little more. Hartmut
      Message 2 of 4 , May 6, 2013
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        Bernard,

        I agree with the other contributions here but would recommend to spend some additional steps and reduce the noise a little more.

        Hartmut


        --- In ccd-newastro@yahoogroups.com, "Bernard Miller" <bgmiller011@...> wrote:
        >
        > Hi,
        >
        >
        >
        > This is a lesser known galaxy pair that I stumbled upon and decided to
        > image. The larger galaxy at the bottom is NGC4517. It is an edge on spiral
        > galaxy. Its sister galaxy at the top is NGC4517A and is a face on spiral
        > galaxy. This is an interesting pair because you get an edge on and face on
        > spiral galaxy in the same image. There are lots of other smaller galaxies as
        > well. These galaxies are about 32 million light years away in the
        > constellation Bootes. Comments and suggestions welcomed.
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > http://www.azstarman.net/NGC4517.htm
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        > Bernard
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