Polar ring galaxies thread

PRG Candidates discussed across Galaxy Zoo

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=160.7478&dec=-0.0555&layer=decals-dr5&zoom=15

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=222.7624&dec=-0.5270&layer=decals-dr5&zoom=15

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=228.0633&dec=-1.0806&layer=decals-dr5&zoom=15

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=219.9529&dec=21.7724&layer=decals-dr5&zoom=15

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=225.6692&dec=10.1346&layer=decals-dr5&zoom=15

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=202.8353&dec=10.5791&layer=decals-dr5&zoom=15

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=238.6198&dec=23.9100&layer=ls-dr8&zoom=15

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One more missed candidate from SPRC

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=176.3745&dec=9.7290&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=12

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Galaxy zoo forum (cont’d)

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=190.9997&dec=9.0335&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=14

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That first one… WOW!

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https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=0.6690&dec=-74.3679&layer=ls-dr10-grz&zoom=13

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George Stein Finder 2

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=62.2442&dec=-34.8632&layer=ls-dr10-grz&zoom=14

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=11.9533&dec=-8.4008&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=15

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=13.2784&dec=-54.3289&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=14

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=94.4406&dec=-58.3061&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=14

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=85.2929&dec=-47.8878&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=14

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=60.4105&dec=-17.9533&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=15

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=179.3340&dec=3.2174&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=15

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Reference Scavenger Hunt
2015A&A…574A.111I

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=54.2915&dec=-35.7907&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=16


AM1934-563

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Galaxy Zoo PT 2

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=273.6574&dec=66.4006&layer=ls-dr10&zoom=14
https://www.zooniverse.org/projects/zookeeper/galaxy-zoo/talk/subjects/85229954

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ra=74.0552 dec= -11.0745

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Forum Hunt 1

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=324.9432&dec=-58.6526&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=14


https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=318.3562&dec=-1.4963&layer=ls-dr10&zoom=15&const


https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=61.0073&dec=-62.7582&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=14


https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=17.0700&dec=-8.3881&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=15


https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=315.7759&dec=-12.3974&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=15


https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=249.4640&dec=42.2993&layer=hsc-dr2&zoom=15

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https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=165.7524&dec=-7.4450&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=16

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This one that Chris posted is one of the most amazing astronomy photos I’ve ever seen. It looks like it came out of a Star Wars movie just amazing.
Screen Shot 2024-02-06 at 3.35.31 PM

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These are exactly hard to believe its real

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would make a spectacular HST/JWST image

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Position: 9.2522 -22.4998

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found recently on HSC DR2

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RA,Dec = 17.2191, -0.6556
cutout (2)
(Legacy Survey Sky Browser)

RA,Dec = 352.7234, -0.4183
352.7234, -0.4183
(Legacy Survey Sky Browser)

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If you want to post a cutout then:

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Stunning unreferenced PR galaxy I found and discovered, now in the NPA atlas

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=169.1424&dec=6.0363&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=15
169.1424434 +06.0365556

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