Gigantic Black Hole Jet Measuring Million Light-Years Across Spotted by Astronomers

Chris K

Chris K

Chris K
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Astronomers, observing a nearby galaxy with a powerful telescope, have detected one of the largest black hole jets ever. The jet with a size of a million light-years from end to end is not just huge but has been estimated to be 50 times larger than the galaxy. The nearby galaxy, NGC2663, is located in our neighbourhood and is just 93 million light-years away from us.

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