Galaxy Zoo Talk

what is this

  • araf1626 by araf1626

    Is it in the visible light spectrum? kinda strange?


  • Capella05 by Capella05 moderator in response to araf1626's comment.

    Hi @araf1626 and welcome 😃

    Those are actually foreground stars from our own galaxy. They look really odd as something went wrong with the imaging the night this picture was taken.

    This thread has a lot of info on the the artifact you could encounter here

    Have fun classifying!