View Full Version : Blach hole production rate

Tom Mazanec
2015-Jun-20, 09:07 PM
Do we know (at least to an order of magnitude or two) what is the daily creation of black holes in our Hubble Volume?

2015-Jun-20, 09:44 PM

In the region of the Universe visible from Earth, there are perhaps 100 billion galaxies. Each one has about 100 million stellar-mass black holes. And somewhere out there, a new stellar-mass black hole is born in a supernova every second.

Supermassive, not so many.