Image of Galaxy's Supermassive Black Hole Stuns Scientists

An image of a patch of space 25,000 light years away constructed from radio signals captured by South Africa's MeerKAT telescope array has revealed the clearest-ever snapshot of what lies at the centre of the Milky Way galaxy.

Photo: SKA Africa

This image, based on observations made with South Africa’s MeerKAT radio telescope, shows the clearest view yet of the central regions of our galaxy.


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