Galaxy Zoo Talk

Subject: AGZ000bg4a

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  • tac1017 by tac1017

    BEAUTIFUL! GORGEOUS! Not to sound dumb, but I want dibs on this galaxy!

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  • tac1017 by tac1017

    looks like a forced spiral galaxy because of a binary black hole system

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    Gorgeous #merger !

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  • turelli by turelli

    #Seyfert_2

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  • tac1017 by tac1017

    @2 below

    thank you! If I had to give this galaxy a name, I would call it the Partners' Galaxy. It looks like two partners keeping a spiral!

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  • tac1017 by tac1017

    Okay. this galaxy is just a little bigger than half the size of the milky way, at 53767 light years across. Quite big if you asked me!

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  • tac1017 by tac1017

    Might call it the twin pearl galaxy instead

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  • vrooje by vrooje admin, scientist

    What a lovely example of a merger in progress.

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  • tac1017 by tac1017

    Thanks. I might invest my time studying the twin pearl galaxy

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  • Susan_Sharp by Susan_Sharp

    merger ? did not think that..i was wrong

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  • dorion by dorion

    when a merger goes right

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  • Alpha-Orionis by Alpha-Orionis

    This is stunning!

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  • nyjtm by nyjtm

    Gorgeous in DECaLS browser!

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