A new Chandra image of Centaurus A, famous for its gargantuan jet, has been released. This galaxy, at a distance of about 12 million light years from Earth, contains a gargantuan jet blasting away from a central supermassive black hole.
This is a cosmic close-up looking deep inside the Soul Nebula. The dark and brooding dust clouds outlined by bright ridges of glowing gas are cataloged as IC a star-forming complex within the Perseus spiral arm of the Milky Way.
A Tidal Galaxy “A previously unsuspected tidal dwarf galaxy candidate appears only in the ultraviolet, indicating the presence of many hot young stars as seen in this cool space Image. IC the small disk galaxy interacting with NGC is.