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Subject: AGZ0000519

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  • williamaskew by williamaskew

    #polar-ring

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    very subtle !
    Great catch !

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  • jarenf by jarenf

    It almost looks like a mini #quasar

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  • pepe2 by pepe2

    What is the explanation for this? Two jets perpendicular to the plane, and merging?

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  • Terrance_L._Johnson by Terrance_L._Johnson

    as mentioned below, a faint polar-ring

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  • Alpha_Aurigae by Alpha_Aurigae

    Diffraction spikes

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  • Capella05 by Capella05 moderator

    We usually use the term 'diffraction spike' to refer exclusively to artifacts generated by the telescope optics around stars...

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  • Capella05 by Capella05 moderator

    ...another vote for #polar-ring 😃

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