Starburst galaxy

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=354.1497&dec=-48.9251&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=14

Ine :stars::dizzy:

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Interesting find, it looks like that it is being gravitationally distorted by the nearby galaxy at 4:00, hence making it as a jellyfish like appearance. 🪼

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Very cool galaxy. A paper last year seems to suggest it might be an AGN. It is also an emission line galaxy.

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