|Description: NGC5614 is the brighter spiral galaxy in this image.
It's quite faint and difficult to resolve. To the immediate lower-left is the
smudge of galaxy NGC5615 and at the bottom of the frame NGC5613. All three
galaxies may well be interacting. NGC5609 is also present at the top-left of the
frame, but is not resolved well.
Image information: Stacked, dark-subtracted, registered combination of 80 x 10s unfiltered images. Image has undergone an unsharp mask r=2.5. Image taken 27/04/2006 22:41-22:59.
NGC5614: magnitude: 12.5, size: 2.4'x2.0', p.a.=160deg, classification: Sab, aka Arp 178.
NGC5613: magnitude: 15.2, size: 54"x42", classifcation: SB0-a.
NGC5615: magnitude: 15.5, size: 12.0", classification: M.
NGC5609: magnitude: 16.5, size: 18"x16", classifcation: S.
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