View Full Version : Best Infrared Image Ever Taken of our Galaxy's Heart

2005-Dec-07, 11:44 PM
SUMMARY: A team of astronomers have taken the highest resolution mid-infrared picture ever taken of the center of our Milky Way galaxy. The image is so detailed, you can actually see dust swirling around the giant black hole located at the centre of the galaxy. The camera, called the Mid-Infrared Large-Well Imager, or Mirlin, is attached to the enormous Keck observatory in Hawaii.

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