NGC 4567
DSS image of NGC 4567
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 4567, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 4567
The Siamese Twins

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  11.3
Size  3.1' x 3' @ 85°
Right Ascension  12h 36' 32.6"  (2000)
Declination  11° 15' 29" N
Constellation  Virgo
Description  vF, L, np of Dneb
Classification  Sbc
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
May 24, 2006    Gila, NM (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

A great pair of matched galaxies side by side, easy to see where the name came from, bright, no distinct core, no structure visible in the halo, elongated 2:1 E-W with the east end in contact with NGC4568, the bright galaxy NGC4564 visible 10' north
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NGC 4567