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Subject: AGZ0009mca

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  • LynHawk by LynHawk

    Hey, first time here. This is about the 10th picture I've looked at. Ideas? I see it says simulated...

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

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    Yep, it is a simulated galaxy from the Illustris dataset : https://tinyurl.com/z8k7s42 .

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

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    Strangely enough, they do produce quite a lot of these ring structures. The blue dots are star forming areas in the galaxy btw.

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  • LynHawk by LynHawk

    Thanks!

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  • Pythagora by Pythagora

    Ah, heck! Such a beauty!

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  • Ivan.Chavez by Ivan.Chavez

    Very awsome! Love how theese types always seem to form with what looks like a ringed circle!

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  • zoob1172 by zoob1172

    #badsim Simulated galaxy from Illustris http://www.illustris-project.org/ the site has information about the project

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