Galaxy Zoo Talk

Pattern on Star

  • Oliver_Brunskill by Oliver_Brunskill

    Could someone tell me what the thick dark lines on this, I think, star? Is it some kind of optical illusion from the telescope I just haven't come across before?


  • jopipen by jopipen
    click on the objects in the viewer and zoom it NED tries to describe each selection


  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    Yes, these blue lines are just optical artifacts. And the bright object is indeed a star from our galaxy