The core of NGC 1275 concealing a black hole

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This video pans around the centre of NGC 1275, the largest galaxy in the Perseus supercluster. It contains a supermassive black hole which interacts with the surrounding gas.

Credit:

ESA/Hubble (M. Kornmesser & L. L. Christensen)

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Id:heic0817d
Release date:20 August 2008, 19:00
Related releases:heic0817
Duration:20s

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