Galaxy Zoo Talk

Subject: AGZ0008l8p

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  • alphazentauri by alphazentauri

    very strange shape, merging with nearby galaxy

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  • Capella05 by Capella05 moderator

    Just looking at this image - I would say merger.

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  • elizabeth_s by elizabeth_s

    nice Sim merger

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  • angelikabellinghausen by angelikabellinghausen

    i think that the energie of the crash has heat up the matter and it became some clouds

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  • dorion by dorion

    merger or something bigger nearby ripping it apart

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  • trafficone11 by trafficone11

    I just said it had a very irregular shape. where do you see the merger?

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  • Capella05 by Capella05 moderator

    There are tidal trails & distortion in the shape of the galaxy - but with these Illustris sims it is difficult to tell, and no right answer.

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