A Tidal Galaxy “A previously unsuspected tidal dwarf galaxy candidate appears only in the ultraviolet, indicating the presence of many hot young stars as seen in this cool space Image. IC the small disk galaxy interacting with NGC is.
Most galaxies are clumped together in groups or clusters. A neighboring galaxy is never far away. But this galaxy, known as NGC has found itself in a lonely position, at the edge of a strangely empty patch of space called the Local Void.