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Subject: AGZ0001syw

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  • debono by debono

    Any ideas? I think the bright green is a star in the foreground.

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    Bright green blob is indeed a foreground star.
    And because of the distortion in both of the galaxies I'm thinking #merger
    Nice catch

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  • Kaman_Graves by Kaman_Graves

    Right on! that's what I thought. Would the blue area be possible nursery due to merger?

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    The blue blob is indeed very mikely to be a star forming region caused by the interaction

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  • LeeReiswig by LeeReiswig

    #merger

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