Everyone is talking about the black hole image, which is amazing! But I’ve been wondering where actually is the black hole? So here it is. It is inbetween the virgo and leo constellations. Although you can’t see it (unless you have a planet sized radio telescope array), it is still nice to know where it is.
Composite images from wikisky M87
black hole image
location of earth images
How to find the virgo constellation
Want to (sort of) see the (galaxy that contains this) black hole ON YOUR OWN???
I'm here to help you. COMPLETE WITH BAD ILLUSTRATIONS. AND RHYMES.
Seriously this is one of the first things I learned to find in the night sky and I am SO STOKED to share it with you. pic.twitter.com/JjB7YMTlol
— Erin Ross (@ErinEARoss) April 10, 2019
Hubble pixel Alex Parker via Twitter
— Alex Parker (@Alex_Parker) April 10, 2019
Size of Solar System in Black Hole
— XKCD Comic (@xkcdComic) April 10, 2019
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