UltraMassive Black Hole Measured in Elliptical Galaxy Holm 15A Second Largest Ever Seen

Space Fan News is Sponsored by OPT Telescopes and Patreon Patrons: https://bit.ly/2SwhmVB Earlier this month astronomers revised some mass estimates of a black hole at the center of the elliptical galaxy Holmberg 15A, an enormous galaxy 700 million

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Earlier this month astronomers revised some mass estimates of a black hole at the center of the elliptical galaxy Holmberg 15A, an enormous galaxy 700 million light years away that is home to the second largest black hole we’ve ever seen.

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https://www.sciencealert.com/an-absolutely-gargantuan-black-hole-has-been-found-as-massive-as-40-billion-suns?fbclid=IwAR099qfAGbnI4a_0cWKN6hW3fQRrq-rI9GTNvqTkXXzFOIajIswJXXqUtAE

https://arxiv.org/abs/1907.10608

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