Home / world2 / The first ever picture of a black hole

The first ever picture of a black hole

Astronomers have taken the first ever picture of a black hole at the heart of a distant galaxy called M87 in the Virgo galaxy cluster.

It measures 40 billion km across, 3.3 million times the size of the Earth.

The Event Horizon Telescope used a network of eight telescopes across the world to get the image.

Read more: First ever black hole image released

The first ever picture of a black hole

Check Also

Indonesia: Alone in a sinking village

The village of Bedono, Central Java was once home to more than 200 families. But …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *