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Subject: ASW000a9wc

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  • Capella05 by Capella05 moderator

    #simfail seems to be quite wide from the lens galaxy

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  • pixiegazer by pixiegazer

    Beautiful sim image

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  • Nickvig by Nickvig

    Nice image.

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  • krackedace by krackedace

    are the sims real or just photoshoped for demonstration purposes?

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  • jgeach by jgeach scientist

    They are 'real' in the sense that we apply all the correct physics for the lensing of a realistic b/g pop of galaxies by a foreground lens

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  • jgeach by jgeach scientist

    We have to make assumptions about the mass and redshift of the sources, but they are representative of what a real lens looks like

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  • jackienr by jackienr

    i spotted this last night 😃 #verypleasedwithmyself

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