NGC 4567 (Siamese Twins Galaxy)

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Christopher K.
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NGC 4567 (Siamese Twins Galaxy)

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This beautiful pair in Virgo (a constellation with many galaxies) shows what the Milky Way and the Andromeda Galaxy will be doing a long time from now--merging.

Bill Synder provides views across multiple filters...
http://billsnyderastrophotography.com/?page_id=4984

A nice 2017 shot from Rani...
https://liveastronomy.neocities.org/ima ... 0Twins.jpg

There was a supernova in the Twins earlier this year...
https://www.britastro.org/node/21698

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