Caption: A closer look at the center of a spiral galaxy reveals a pair of black holes locked in a death spiral. When they merge, a massive amount of energy is released in the form of jets.

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Black hole

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Duration: 00:00:19.16

Frame size: 1280x720

Frame rate: 60

Audio: No

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

File size: 450.2M


Capture format: QuickTime Animation

Codec: Photo - JPEG

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