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AM 0154-441

A spiral galaxy with an extra long arm outstretched. No apparent interacting partner nearby. Perhaps the interaction was with a very small, irregular galaxy that is already difficult to distinguish from the spiral. Or maybe this galaxy is just like this? Hm.

 

A widefield color view is available here:

legacysurvey.org/viewer?ra=29.1780&dec=-43.9798&l...

 

Establishing HST's Low Redshift Archive of Interacting Systems

 

All Channels: ACS/WFC F606W

 

North is 110.15° counter-clockwise from up.

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Uploaded on December 20, 2019