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Photo of the day: galactic drainpipe captured by the Hubble telescope – Phone Mantra

The NASA / ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured a pair of interacting galaxies. An amazing photo was published on the website of the space observatory under …



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Photo of the day
The object in the image on the left is designated NGC 2799, on the right – NGC 2798. These galaxies are located in the constellation Lynx. They are close enough to each other, which is why mutual gravity leads to a change in their structure and shape.
In the picture, the interacting pair resembles a drainpipe turned on its side: the substance of the galaxy NGC 2799 flows into the center of the galaxy NGC 2798, which in this view can be considered as an analog of a puddle.
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