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NGC 5846/ 5850
Penryn, California
April 2005/ May 2008
FS-128 (ag, ST-4)
ST-10XME RGB  15 minute subs (RGB 2x2)
ST-2000XM L 10 minute subs (May 2008)

NGC 5846 is the elliptical galaxy at upper left and NGC 5850 is the spiral galaxy .  NGC 5850 is classified as SBa-b and is a barred intra-ring galaxy that suffered a high speed encounter with NGC 5846.   The red shift distance to the group is 80 Mly.

Surface brightness of NGC 5850 is listed as 14.8 magnitude.