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Hanny's Voorwerp (Q604603)

rare type of astronomical object called a quasar ionization echo, appears as a bright blob close to spiral galaxy IC 2497 in the constellation Leo Minor;discovered by schoolteacher, while she was participating as a volunteer in the Galaxy Zoo project
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Hanny's Voorwerp
rare type of astronomical object called a quasar ionization echo, appears as a bright blob close to spiral galaxy IC 2497 in the constellation Leo Minor;discovered by schoolteacher, while she was participating as a volunteer in the Galaxy Zoo project

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