Galaxy Zoo Talk

What the heck is THAT?

  • Pythagora by Pythagora

    I've never seen anything like it before. Obviously a merger, but the spherical dust cloud (?) surrounding the 3 bright sources is very intense and the mysterious tail has me baffled. What is it the result of?


  • Budgieye by Budgieye moderator

    I could guess, but really I don't know. We'll have to wait for MaNGA observations to be sure.

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