Galaxy Zoo Talk

Blue Marble

  • Carusalem by Carusalem

    Is the small object in this picture a galaxy? How/why is it so small yet so much brighter than the elongated galaxy, is it just a small yet very dense star cluster or something?

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    The bright blue object, top rigt, is a foreground star from our galaxy.

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