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NGC 4567/68 - The Siamese Twins         image up-sampled 1.5x
Penryn, California
May 2006
FS-128 (ag, ST-4)
ST-2000XM LRGB 15 minute subs

NGC 4567/68 are two interacting galaxies about to collide or perhaps pass close to each other.  Distance to these mag 12.1 galaxies is estimated to be 65 mly.

A type 1C supernova was observed in NGC 4568 in 1990.