Centaurus A Gamma Rays
April 4, 2010
The gamma-ray output from Centaurus A's lobes exceeds their radio output by more than ten times. High-energy gamma rays detected by Fermi's Large Area Telescope are depicted as purple in this gamma ray/optical composite of the galaxy.
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