Top-Down View of Artist’s Impression of NGC3147 black hole disc

Top-down view of an artist’s impression of the peculiar thin disc of material circling a supermassive black hole at the heart of the spiral galaxy NGC 3147, located 130 million light-years away.


ESA/Hubble, M. Kornmesser

About the Video

Release date:11 July 2019, 16:00
Related releases:heic1913
Duration:17 s
Frame rate:25 fps

About the Object

Name:NGC 3147
Type:Local Universe : Star : Circumstellar Material : Disk
Category:Quasars and Black Holes

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