- Art by Judy Schmidt

ESO 115-021 (2014)

I want to say this is a dwarf elliptical. Sure is flat, though. It’s also quite a bit denser in the lower right part. Galaxy classification sometimes vexes me. It’s easy to see individual stars throughout the galaxy.

Full disclosure: I cloned data to fill in the chip gap which ran straight down the middle of the image.

Red: HST_10210_08_ACS_WFC_F814W_sci
Green: Pseudo
Blue: HST_10210_08_ACS_WFC_F606W_sci

North is up.

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