Hubble finds a lenticular galaxy standing out in the crowd
A lone source shines out brightly from the dark expanse of deep space, glowing softly against a picturesque backdrop of distant stars and colorful galaxies.
|PGC 83677 [Credit: NASA/ESA/Hubble/Judy Schmidt (Geckzilla)]|
It reveals both the relatively calm outskirts and intriguing core of PGC 83677. Here, studies have uncovered signs of a monstrous black hole that is spewing out high-energy X-rays and ultraviolet light.
Source: NASA [September 19, 2016]