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Subject: AGZ0007y52

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  • jonbark by jonbark

    Interesting 'ring' galaxy? What exactly am I seeing here? Are dark dust lanes blocking light from inner ring or is there nothing there?

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  • Capella05 by Capella05 moderator

    Possibly a disk galaxy seen slightly off axis, so instead of viewing it as a edgeon, we get to see spiral features at a small oblique angle.

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  • Capella05 by Capella05 moderator

    BTW welcome 😃

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