Evidence for Ultra-Energetic Particles in Jet from Black Hole
June 26, 2006
Composite of 3C273's jet, showing in which wavelength region the emission peaks: X-rays (observed with Chandra) in blue, optical light (observed with HST) in green, radio waves (observed with the VLA) in red. Yellow indicates that both optical and radio emission are strong.
Topics: 3C 273, Astronomy, Physics, Environment, Light, Virgo constellation, Active galactic nucleus, Radio astronomy, Optics, Hospitality Recreation