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Subject: AGZ0004qoo

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  • Epinephrin by Epinephrin

    first i thought the brighter object to the left is a star .. but how could it be that large and bright if its BEHIND the galaxy?

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    That is just an optical effect.
    The bright object to the left is indeed a foreground star.

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  • captain_galaxy by captain_galaxy

    These look like two merging galaxies, with the round one slightly masked by the edge-on disk.

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