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Object: Arp 242 NGC4676A & NGC4676B
The Mice Interacting Galaxy Pair
Const.: Coma Berenices
Scope: Vixen R200SS
Mount: Losmandy Titan
Filter(s): IR block
The Mice, galaxies NGC4676A and NGC4676B in Coma Berenices.
This pair is also designated Arp 242.
A stack of 10 eight minute exposures
using an SXV-H9 CCD camera on a Vixen R200SS 8" f/4 Newtonian equipped with a Paracorr.
The exposures were calibrated, defect-corrected and stacked using AIP4WIN.
This image has been cropped down from its original size of 1392x1040.