Actions

File

Eso1151a.jpg

From AstroEd

Original file(1,280 × 720 pixels, file size: 182 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg)

Astronomers using ESO’s Very Large Telescope have discovered a gas cloud with several times the mass of the Earth accelerating fast towards the black hole at the centre of the Milky Way. This is the first time ever that the approach of such a doomed cloud to a supermassive black hole has been observed.

Credit: ESO

Source: http://www.eso.org/public/announcements/ann11083/

File history

Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time.

Date/TimeThumbnailDimensionsUserComment
current07:40, 12 January 2012Thumbnail for version as of 07:40, 12 January 20121,280 × 720 (182 KB)WikiSysop (talk | contribs)Astronomers using ESO’s Very Large Telescope have discovered a gas cloud with several times the mass of the Earth accelerating fast towards the black hole at the centre of the Milky Way. This is the first time ever that the approach of such a doomed cloud to a supermassive black hole has been observed. Credit: ESO Source: http://www.eso.org/public/announcements/ann11083/
  • You cannot overwrite this file.

There are no pages that link to this file.