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Subject: AGZ0005cyo

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  • williamaskew by williamaskew

    #merger?

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  • alan1001 by alan1001

    Not sure I see it

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  • williamaskew by williamaskew

    Do you see how the top elliptical's halo is merging w the bottom.It may be an over lap. cant find red shift yet so cant tell.

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  • alan1001 by alan1001

    I see what you mean - as you say, we need red shifts!

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  • williamaskew by williamaskew

    Got the red shift Alan. upper is z0.050899 and the lower is z0.050982 so id say that is close enough to consider it a merger. Do you agree?

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  • alan1001 by alan1001

    Nice work - I can't claim expert knowledge but certainly sounds very likely. Good spot - unusual to see a merger so early.

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  • leonie_van_vliet by leonie_van_vliet

    MCG-01-06-0329. #interaction, between center & upper galaxy
    a future #merger, impressed by spotting it... 😃

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