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  • rollingronnie by rollingronnie

    Very #orange!

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  • Alpha_Aurigae by Alpha_Aurigae

    It is orange because of all the dust in our own galaxy 😃

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  • Capella05 by Capella05 moderator

    That is only for ZOAG galaxies. For the majority of galaxies it is due to the higher redshift. The further a galaxy is the redder it is.

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  • Capella05 by Capella05 moderator

    This is an excellent guide on redshift colours : http://talk.galaxyzoo.org/#/boards/BGZ0000007/discussions/DGZ0000ulp?page=2

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  • Alpha_Aurigae by Alpha_Aurigae

    Oops, sorry, should have known that. Thanks for setting me straight. Uh, what did I say just now 😉 ?

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  • Alpha_Aurigae by Alpha_Aurigae

    PS I really have to study that guide soon. Followed the discussion 😃

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