Caption: A gravitational wave is a theoretical fluctuation in the curvature of spacetime caused by the movement of incredibly massive objects. In this animation, two massive black holes orbit each other, creating gravitational waves.

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Gravitational Waves from Black Holes

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Duration: 00:00:07.15

Frame size: 1280x720

Frame rate: 30

Audio: No

Format: QuickTime, Photo JPEG 100%, progressive scan, square pixels

File size: 103.5M


Capture format: Digital Image Sequence

Codec: Photo - JPEG

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