Hybrid elliptical/spiral

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=27.6188&dec=-47.1662&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=13

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A bit hoag-like

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if Hubble imaged it, would no doubt reveal a connection between the nuclei and the inner arms ~ in this image though, the two appear unconnected giving the impression of two distinct galaxy types

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it’s actually not that super-rare - these elliptical galaxies with outer faint blue disks. could be some late (re)accretion of cool gas

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that sounds perfectly feasible

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