Merging galaxies with extremely long tails of stars

359.1051 -39.1765
https://www.legacysurvey.org/viewer?ra=359.1051&dec=-39.1765&zoom=15&layer=decals-dr9
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326.5572, -43.9537.
https://www.legacysurvey.org/viewer?ra=326.5572&dec=-43.9537&zoom=15&layer=decals-dr9
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Merging galaxies with an extremely long tail of stars best seen in HSC DR2
197.8869, -0.6108
https://www.legacysurvey.org/viewer?ra=197.8869&dec=-0.6108&zoom=15&layer=decals-dr9#Abell 1314
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149.3833, 3.0774
https://www.legacysurvey.org/viewer?ra=149.3833&dec=3.0774&layer=hsc-dr2&zoom=15
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Nice blue patch there capt’n :eyes:

Nice WISE, VLASS…

(Voorwerp candidate or just starforming?)

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Crosspot: A long tail of stars

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https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=355.4700&dec=-3.6484&layer=ls-dr10&zoom=11

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Found by @Ed-In-The-Couds Interesting object

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=64.7562&dec=-62.4040&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=13


Found by @Ed-In-The-Couds
https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=156.4367&dec=-29.5664&layer=ls-dr10&zoom=11&mark=134.6560256,-6.162540087

Arp 296

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=172.2066&dec=58.5675&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=12&mark=134.6560256,-6.162540087

Arp 297

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=221.3165&dec=38.7292&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=12&mark=134.6560256,-6.162540087

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Looks like the tidal tails are connected to the 2 galaxies. Looks like some sort of crank handle

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=1.0641&dec=3.3841&layer=ls-dr10&zoom=13

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wPosted by @Ed-In-The-Couds

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=8.7145&dec=-2.8659&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=12

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https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=66.0876&dec=-0.7385&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=12

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