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AM 0942-313A

One of a pair of galaxies which are possibly interacting with one another. This is the more disrupted one. Many young stars and clouds of glowing gas are visible. The finger-like protrusions give this one an interesting shape. Kind of reminds me of a catcher's mitt. Its partner in the sky is here:


Establishing HST's Low Redshift Archive of Interacting Systems


All Channels: ACS/WFC F606W


North is 0.84° counter-clockwise from up. (It my as well be up!)

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Uploaded on July 8, 2019