Stars around Sgr A* in June 2021

This image show stars orbiting very close to Sgr A* (centre), the supermassive black hole at the heart of the Milky Way. They were obtained with the GRAVITY instrument on ESO’s Very Large Telescope Interferometer (VLTI) at the end of June 2021.

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ESO/GRAVITY collaboration

Rreth fotografisë

Id:eso2119d
Tipi:Vëzhgim
Data e Publikimit:Dhj 14, 2021, 16:00 CET
Publikime të ngjashme:eso2119
Përmasat:1046 x 1046 px

Rreth objektit

Emri:Sagittarius A*
Tipi:Milky Way : Galaxy : Component : Central Black Hole
Constellation:Sagittarius
Kategori:Quasars and Black Holes

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Koordinatat

Position (RA):17 45 40.02
Position (Dec):-29° 0' 26.70"
Field of view:0.01 x 0.01 arcminutes
Orientimi:Veriu është -0.0° majtas vertikales

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2.2 μmVery Large Telescope Interferometer
GRAVITY