Artist's View of a Black Hole in a Globular Cluster

Hubble discovers Black Holes in unexpected places.

Credit:

NASA/ESA and G. Bacon (STScI)

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0218d
Type:Artwork
Release date:17 September 2002, 18:00
Size:2850 x 1924 px

About the Object

Name:Black Hole, Messier 15, NGC 7078
Type:Milky Way : Star : Evolutionary Stage : Black Hole
Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Globular
Distance:35000 light years
Category:Quasars and Black Holes

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