A Conversation for Constellations: Pegasus 'the Winged Horse'

Stephen's Quintet

Post 1

Apollyon - Grammar Fascist

"Stephan's Quintet is a set of five colliding galaxies, labelled NGC 7318 and NGC 7319 and NGC 7320"

I don't know a lot about astronomy, but it strikes me that if there really are five galaxies here, there should be five NGC XXXX names rather than three.

Stephen's Quintet

Post 2

Galaxy Babe - eclectic editor

That's quite right, I've alerted a Curator to correct it smiley - ok

Thank you smiley - smiley

smiley - starsmiley - diva

Stephen's Quintet

Post 3

Galaxy Babe - eclectic editor

That should be corrected now. smiley - smiley

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