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Subject: ASW00008km

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  • elizzak by elizzak

    #artifact
    What causes these? Should they be ignored?

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  • Capella05 by Capella05 moderator

    Yes they can be ignored 😃 In this case the artifact is a diffraction spike caused by bright star. The camera gets 'overloaded'.

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  • mitch by mitch

    There's a #lens and/or #quasar points under the bottom spike

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  • Aprajita by Aprajita scientist, admin

    probably #starforming arms in a disk

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