The active galaxy Markarian 1018

This image from the MUSE instrument on ESO’s Very Large Telescope shows the active galaxy Markarian 1018, which has a supermassive black hole at its core. The faint loops of light around the galaxy are a result of its interaction and merger with another galaxy in the recent past.

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ESO/CARS survey

Rreth fotografisë

Id:eso1631a
Tipi:Vëzhgim
Data e Publikimit:Sht 15, 2016, 16:00 CEST
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1631
Përmasat:800 x 800 px

Rreth objektit

Emri:Markarian 1018
Tipi:Local Universe : Galaxy : Activity : AGN : Seyfert
Distanca:600 milion vite dritë
Constellation:Cetus
Kategori:Galaxies

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Koordinatat

Position (RA):2 6 15.99
Position (Dec):0° 17' 29.20"
Field of view:2.64 x 2.64 arcminutes
Orientimi:Veriu është 90.0° djathtas vertikales

 

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