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Subject: AGZ0005wn4

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  • pcris by pcris

    bottom line can be a spot emitted by the galaxy?

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  • Terrance_L._Johnson by Terrance_L._Johnson

    that's very odd. a zoom out view might show us an out-of-frame source.

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  • Terrance_L._Johnson by Terrance_L._Johnson

    Yes, after zooming out, we see that the line comes from a star. It is a "spike" or optical artifact resulting from diffraction. Good one!

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  • pcris by pcris

    Thanks.

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