Extremely odd shaped Galaxy

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https://www.legacysurvey.org/viewer?ra=35.0345&dec=30.0166&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=13

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Odd one. Nice spot. Looks almost bow shock like although I think it is just post-merger debris. Strong radio source so likely AGN so that could have played a role in exacerbating something (AGNs and their jets can weirdly alter galactic morphology sometimes).

The aqua blue spot in this galaxy is supernova candidate AT 2018cqz.

Ine :stars::dizzy:

Legacy Survey DR9
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DECaLS DR7
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https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2018cqz

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