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Subject: AGZ0008afb

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  • m.c.j.bakker by m.c.j.bakker

    What on earth is this. I have been classifying off and on for a number of years but I never saw anything like this before.
    Marco C.J.Bakker


  • Capella05 by Capella05 moderator

    This (and all other Illustrisi images) is a simulated galaxy - in the past you have been classifying real objects:-)


  • Craghar by Craghar

    What are the light patches of dust on the outer edge supposed to represent? Is this meant to have a spiral arm?


  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    This is a simulated galaxy from the Illustris data set. The blue patches are star forming areas in the galaxy.