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Subject: AGZ0006ysm

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  • jumpjet2k by jumpjet2k

    Pretty #ring .

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  • p.draper by p.draper

    What is this ring? P Draper

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  • planetaryscience by planetaryscience

    It is a small circle of stars orbiting the nucleus, some elliptical galaxies have that.

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    This is IC962, it has an Active Galactic Nucleus (AGN). The ring is an optical artifact caused by the brightness of the core

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  • planetaryscience by planetaryscience

    AGZ0006up3 is the same one, but pixolated

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  • planetaryscience by planetaryscience

    #ukidssring

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  • Alpha_Aurigae by Alpha_Aurigae

    #UGC 8868 ; #AGN

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