Mounted image 038: Centaurus A

Colour-composite image of Centaurus A, revealing the lobes and jets emanating from the active galaxy’s central black hole.



ESO/WFI (Optical); MPIfR/ESO/APEX/A.Weiss et al. (Submillimetre); NASA/CXC/CfA/R.Kraft et al. (X-ray)

About the Mounted Image

Release date:16 March 2011, 13:35
Dimensions:40 cm (W) x 42.12 cm (H) x 1 cm (D)
Related archive image:eso0903a