Watch Stars Move Around our Galaxy’s Central Black Hole (ESOcast 248 Light)
To learn more about the Milky Way's supermassive black hole, Sgr A*, scientists zoomed in towards our galaxy's centre with the help of ESO's Very Large Telescope Interferometer to watch how stars move around Sgr A*. This video summarises what they found.Credit:
Directed by: Herbert Zodet and Martin Wallner.
Editing: Herbert Zodet.
Web and technical support: Gurvan Bazin and Raquel Yumi Shida.
Written by: Juliet Hannay and Giulio Mazzolo.
Music: Stellardrone — Satellite.
Footage and photos: ESO, GRAVITY collaboration, L. Calçada, M. Kornmesser, Liam Young and B. Tafreshi (twanight.org).
Scientific consultants: Paola Amico and Mariya Lyubenova.
About the Video
|Release date:||14 December 2021, 16:00|
|Duration:||01 m 35 s|
|Frame rate:||25 fps|