View Full Version : Starving Black Hole at the Centre of our Galaxy

2005-Sep-11, 09:04 PM
SUMMARY: Using the Chandra X-Ray Observatory, astronomers have created one of the most vivid images of Sagittarius A, an area at the centre of our Milky Way galaxy thought to contain a supermassive black hole. The exposure was made over a period of two weeks, and during that time, the region flared up several times; presumably when additional material reached the black hole's event horizon.

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