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Subject: ASW00003qc

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  • VinceVega by VinceVega

    Found no doubt a real one!

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  • Tom_Collett by Tom_Collett scientist

    Definitely a real lens. Reminds me a lot of the 'Cassowary' lens sample:
    http://www.ast.cam.ac.uk/ioa/research/cassowary/

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  • psaha by psaha scientist

    What a beaut! And I agree, it has a sort of family resemblance to the Cassowary lenses (galaxy groups and arcs).

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  • drphilmarshall by drphilmarshall scientist, admin

    Yep, that's a good one! If you look closely at the images in Wednesday's newspapers, you'll see this one too 😃 Its name is SL2SJ0859

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  • drphilmarshall by drphilmarshall scientist, admin

    We're pulling together a collection of known lenses like this one for you guys to compare your finds with - for now though, marvel away! 😃

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  • JasonJason by JasonJason

    ARC # 72 085749-031900 from THE CFHTLS–STRONG LENSING LEGACY SURVEY (SL2S) http://arxiv.org/pdf/1109.1821v2.pdf

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  • Budgieye by Budgieye moderator

    #SA72 #CFHTLS

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  • fermor332002 by fermor332002

    10:30

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  • mitch by mitch

    known lens candidate

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