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View Full Version : Astronomers Find Ultimate Oxymoron: A Small Supermassive Black Hole



Fraser
2012-Oct-24, 09:20 PM
Astronomers have identified the smallest supermassive black hole ever observed. And while itís considered a shrimp as far as supermassive black holes go, this guy is still pretty big: the mass of the black hole in galaxy NGC 4178 is estimated to be about 200,000 times the mass of our Sun. But it was a [...]

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