Galaxy Zoo Talk

Blue cloud

  • Elisabettascala by Elisabettascala

    Is it righi to classify this galaxy spiral 3 arms? And what cane be the blue cloud colse to it? Thank you


  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    First of all, this is an artificially redshifted image of a galaxy and the blue smudge at the bottom is a foreground star from our galaxy. And when tthe object in the centre of the image is just too fuzzy, star/artifact is perfectly acceptable !

    Happy hunting ! 😄