Copyright: John Bahcall (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton) Mike Disney (University of Wales) and NASA
Hubble has captured a tidal tail of dust and gas beneath quasar
0316-346, located 2.2 billion light-years from Earth. The peculiar-shaped
tail suggests that the host galaxy has interacted with a passing galaxy that
is not in the image.
Last Update: 1 September 2019