Interesting object Any ideas?

https://decaps.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=225.5557&dec=-63.0579&layer=decaps2&zoom=16

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Welcome :slight_smile: That’s a fairly bright star, probably closer to us so not behind the screen of dust that makes the other stars look redder.
The core of it looks funny because it’s bright enough that it saturates the detector pixels, and that throws off the image-processing software.
cheers,
dustin