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Arp 299

You're looking at ongoing interaction between two or more galaxies, dark lanes of dust, and pink glowing gas associated with heavy star formation.

 

Data from the following proposals were used to create this image:

An ACS Survey of a Complete Sample of Luminous Infrared Galaxies in the Local Universe

Searching for the Progenitor of the Type Ib Supernova 2010O

Hi-PEEC, Hubble imaging Probe of Extreme Environments and Clusters

The Identification of Failed Supernovae

 

Reddish-Magenta screen: WFC3/UVIS F665N

Red: ACS/WFC F814W

Green: WFC3/UVIS F555W

Blue: ACS/WFC F435W+WFC3/UVIS F438W

 

North is up.

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Uploaded on January 19, 2020