|Distance from Earth||：||16.3 x 107 Light years|
|Detail||：||When two galaxies get close to one another, they will start to gravitationally interact. In this case, the spiral arms of the galaxies will become distorted and eventually share gas and dust with each other.
Constellations : Virgo
Images from Science Instruments
NGC 5426 & NGC 5427 (Spiral Galaxies)
June 9, 2003
Last updated: February 25, 2021