Pigeon of the Week: 3

 

Salvation.jpegThis week we looked at some of the properties of the galaxies in our image. For example, how much metal they contain and the rate at which they form stars (SFR). PIG-7395-1374 had a SFR of over 20 Solar masses per year! It also has the highest metallicity of any galaxy we found. This is because the galaxy is a really big and so holds in all the metal, while also having lots of dust to form stars with. The worlds best screenshot

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