Spooky (beautiful) galaxy



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I can´t make sense of the shape of this galaxy. How are the central dust lanes edge on while the spiral arms are face on?

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This is why I posted it - it’s an odd fella. It’s considered something of an oddity and when I spotted it I went down a rabbit hole of reading those links. Interesting but not very helpful.

Maybe there is an irregular galaxy between us that the edge on galaxy?

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