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Re: Sought: AGN with big companion galaxies
« Reply #1095 on: June 10, 2014, 09:04:28 am »
NGC 6872 interacts with IC 4970 (AGN/Seyfert galaxy)


This composite of the giant barred spiral galaxy NGC 6872 combines visible light images from the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope with far-ultraviolet data from NASA's GALEX and 3.6-micron infrared data acquired by NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope.
Credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/ESO/JPL-Caltech/DSS
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