Image Archive: Quasars/AGN/Black Holes

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Best image of bright quasar 3C 273 Seeing double Secrets at the heart of NGC 5793 NGC 1275 multi-wavelength composite
Best image of bright quasar 3C 273 Seeing double Secrets at the heart of NGC 5793 NGC 1275 multi-wavelength composite
A dust-bound supermassive black hole [artist's impression] Supermassive black hole at the heart of NGC 5548 A monster in the Milky Way Quasars Acting as Gravitational Lenses
A dust-bound supermassive black hole [artist's impression] Supermassive black hole at the heart of NGC 5548 A monster in the Milky Way Quasars Acting as Gravitational Lenses
Seeing quadruple Core of Galaxy NGC 4261 Hubble and other Great Observatories examine the galactic centre region Capturing the spectacular outflow from Markarian 817
Seeing quadruple Core of Galaxy NGC 4261 Hubble and other Great Observatories examine the galactic centre region Capturing the spectacular outflow from Markarian 817
Freewheeling Galaxies Collide in a Blaze of Star Birth Artist's impression of Cygnus X-1 A Cosmic Searchlight Active Galaxy NGC 4438
Freewheeling Galaxies Collide in a Blaze of Star Birth Artist's impression of Cygnus X-1 A Cosmic Searchlight Active Galaxy NGC 4438
Galaxy NGC 6251 Nucleus Gravitationally lensed quasar HE 1104-1805 Disk around a Black Hole in Galaxy NGC 7052 Quasars and Their Host Galaxies
Galaxy NGC 6251 Nucleus Gravitationally lensed quasar HE 1104-1805 Disk around a Black Hole in Galaxy NGC 7052 Quasars and Their Host Galaxies
Artist's impression of a black hole Microquasar GRO J1655-40 (artist's impression) Hubble captures a "five-star" rated gravitational lens NGC 1275 - Full WFPC2 Mosaic
Artist's impression of a black hole Microquasar GRO J1655-40 (artist's impression) Hubble captures a "five-star" rated gravitational lens NGC 1275 - Full WFPC2 Mosaic
Remote quasars showing large amounts of iron. Quasar 3C 273 Close-up of 0313-192 Constellation Scorpius with Digitized Sky Survey insert (ground-based image)
Remote quasars showing large amounts of iron. Quasar 3C 273 Close-up of 0313-192 Constellation Scorpius with Digitized Sky Survey insert (ground-based image)
Constellation Scorpius (ground-based image) Where Did That Black Hole Come From? Artist's View of a Black Hole in a Globular Cluster A Tantalising Veil
Constellation Scorpius (ground-based image) Where Did That Black Hole Come From? Artist's View of a Black Hole in a Globular Cluster A Tantalising Veil
Active Galaxy NGC 4438 Close-up Look at a Jet near a Black Hole in Galaxy M87 (Hubble WFPC2 View) SN 1987a in the Large Magellanic Cloud Galaxy NGC 6251 Nucleus
Active Galaxy NGC 4438 Close-up Look at a Jet near a Black Hole in Galaxy M87 (Hubble WFPC2 View) SN 1987a in the Large Magellanic Cloud Galaxy NGC 6251 Nucleus
Quasar PG 0052+251 Quasar IRAS 04505-2958 Quasar 0316-346 Quasar PHL 909
Quasar PG 0052+251 Quasar IRAS 04505-2958 Quasar 0316-346 Quasar PHL 909
Quasar PG 1012+008 Quasar IRAS 13218+0552 Quasar PKS 2349 Quasar PKS 2349
Quasar PG 1012+008 Quasar IRAS 13218+0552 Quasar PKS 2349 Quasar PKS 2349
Quasar PKS 2349 Active Galaxy NGC 1068 Active Galaxy NGC 1068 Active Galaxy NGC 1068
Quasar PKS 2349 Active Galaxy NGC 1068 Active Galaxy NGC 1068 Active Galaxy NGC 1068
Artist’s impression of gas filament eclipsing a black hole Digitized Sky Survey Image of PKS 0405-123 (ground-based image) Gravitational Lens and Quasar PG 1115+080 Gravitational Lens and Quasar PG1115+080
Artist’s impression of gas filament eclipsing a black hole Digitized Sky Survey Image of PKS 0405-123 (ground-based image) Gravitational Lens and Quasar PG 1115+080 Gravitational Lens and Quasar PG1115+080
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