Celestial Atlas
PGC 58500 - 58999 ←     PGC Objects: PGC 59000 - 59499 Link for sharing this page on Facebook     → PGC 59500 - 59999
Click here for Introductory Material
Page last updated Jul 27, 2013

PGC 59061 (with
PGC 59065 = Arp 103)
A 15th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type S0/a? pec) in Hercules (RA 16 49 28.3, Dec +45 27 41)
Apparent size 0.9 by 0.8 arcmin. Used in the Arp Atlas as an example of an elliptical galaxy (PGC 59065) connected to a spiral galaxy.
SDSS image of spiral galaxy PGC 59061, one of the components of Arp 103
Above, a 2.4 arcmin wide closeup of PGC 59061 (see PGC 59065 for wider field views)

PGC 59065 (with
PGC 59061 = Arp 103)
A 16th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type S0/a(rs)? pec) in Hercules (RA 16 49 33.3, Dec +45 29 52)
Apparent size 0.7 by 0.6 arcmin. Used in the Arp Atlas as an example of an elliptical galaxy connected to a spiral galaxy (PGC 59061).
SDSS image of lenticular galaxy PGC 59065, one of the components of Arp 103
Above, a 2.4 arcmin wide closeup of PGC 59065
Below, a 4 arcmin wide closeup of Arp 103
SDSS image of lenticular galaxy PGC 59065 and spiral galaxy PGC 59061, which comprise Arp 103
Below, a 12 arcmin wide region centered on Arp 103
SDSS image of region near lenticular galaxy PGC 59065 and spiral galaxy PGC 59061, which comprise Arp 103
Celestial Atlas
PGC 58500 - 58999 ←     PGC Objects: PGC 59000 - 59499     → PGC 59500 - 59999