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Subject: AWI00003vy

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  • Pini2013 by Pini2013 translator, moderator

    DSS2 What's this?

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  • Pini2013 by Pini2013 translator, moderator

    #nebula ?

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  • ernesvold by ernesvold scientist, admin

    The object is so bright in the DSS2 images that it has saturated the detector. That's why it looks so big.

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  • lrebull by lrebull scientist, translator, admin

    Yes, it's a bright star. The diffraction spikes (the + shape) come from the way the telescope responds to the light.

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  • Artman40 by Artman40

    #goodcandidate

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