Galaxy Zoo Talk

Subject: AGZ0005n6x

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  • PDXDave by PDXDave

    The processes which resulted in this shape must be fascinating

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  • zackkarpel by zackkarpel

    very very interesting!

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    A really great merger

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  • sean0118 by sean0118

    wow! #merger

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  • joinpep by joinpep

    Lots of comments notam_word .

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    So, how do you explain this shape ?

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  • ozzwald by ozzwald

    Possible that a collision resulted in two tails of tidal debris, the lower one split in half and both fell in.

    I dub it the Guitar Galaxy

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  • michiharu by michiharu

    #irregularshape

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  • ibaiqr by ibaiqr

    Odd doublenucleus holycow merger!

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  • NicoAmbroos by NicoAmbroos

    Fantastic #merger

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  • jstoke by jstoke

    SIMBAD: IRAS F01337+0319 -- Infra-Red source / NED shows 2 objects type G (Galaxy). Now, look on SkyServer and an important detail shows.

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  • jstoke by jstoke

    http://skyserver.sdss3.org/dr8/en/tools/chart/chart.asp?ra=24.07148395&dec=3.57793159

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  • jstoke by jstoke

    There is a #cluster of 3 ellipticals off the pointy end (at 2 o'clock), not seen in this image. So, the pointy end could be #tidaldebris

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  • Jesman104 by Jesman104

    #Needle #Rocketship

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  • nickdwyer53 by nickdwyer53

    Strong spiral shape in here

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  • cdela by cdela

    It looks like a kazoo!!

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  • sat666leg by sat666leg

    nice merger.. you can see the movement of the 2 . as they merge.

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  • planetfinder08 by planetfinder08

    Wow. Are you sure it is not the triangulum galaxy? I ♡ this image.

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