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Arp 216

Stellar streams looping around a disturbed spiral galaxy with a bit of dust and star formation evident. A widefield view shows barred spiral galaxy NGC 7682 just to the east. NGC 7682 seems relatively undisturbed by comparison, so one wonders if the two have anything to do with one another.

 

Check the color widefield view from Legacy Survey here: legacysurvey.org/viewer?ra=352.1989&dec=3.5200&la...

 

Establishing HST's Low Redshift Archive of Interacting Systems

 

All Channels: ACS/WFC F606W

 

North is 50.87° counter-clockwise from up.

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Uploaded on November 26, 2019