Simulation of a Merger between an Elliptical and a Spiral Galaxy

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Duration: 20 seconds

Simulation of a merger between an elliptical and a spiral galaxy that may have shaped Centaurus A, dissolving to match to the ground-based image of the galaxy.

Black Holes, Exotic, Hubble Telescope, Illustrative, Observations


Simulation: M. Stiavelli, (STScI)


Publication: May 14, 1998

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