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Subject: AGZ0003970

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  • richardrichardstevens.org.uk by richardrichardstevens.org.uk

    #Merge, stars are being thrown out of both galaxies.

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  • lostlens by lostlens

    target not a photometric object #overlap & early Sc Irr ? z = 0.087 no kinetics & SA SBa ? ccw z = 0.086 no kinetics

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  • shocko61 by shocko61

    that explains a lot thanks, interesting

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  • raluca.butnaru by raluca.butnaru

    I'm new here - merging galaxies? is it usual or this seldom appears in images?

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    Both of the galaxies look disturbed, so definitely a #merger for me ! And mergers are somewhat rare, but you'll see quite some of them ! 😄

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  • peterw143 by peterw143

    #Looks like a merger of a regular and a disturbed galaxy

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  • Toltrin by Toltrin

    Looks like a galactic merger. I heard our Milky Way Galaxy will merge with Andromeda in about 4 billion years.

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