Towards an Interaction Model of M81, M82 and NGC 3077

R.C. Thomson, S. Laine, A. Turnbull
1999 Symposium - International astronomical union  
Thomson (1992) suggested that the Cen A group of galaxies may be the result of one interaction. Here we report full N-body simulations made to study this proposal in the M81-M82-NGC 3077 group.
doi:10.1017/s0074180900112409 fatcat:gglt55c6jrbafpotty47j43dp4