Quasar PKS 2349
Depicts: PKS 2349
Copyright: John Bahcall (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton) Mike Disney (University of Wales) and NASA
Images taken by the Hubble Space Telescope have allowed astronomers to clearly
see the link between quasars and their companion galaxies. Some quasars, such
as the one in this two-panel image, have been caught in the act of merging or
colliding with their companion galaxies.
Last Update: 1 September 2019