Spiral Gas Disk in Active Galaxy M87

Spiral Gas Disk in Active Galaxy M87

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News release ID: STScI-1994-23
Release Date: May 25, 1994
Image Use: Copyright

Active Galaxies/Quasars, Black Holes, Elliptical Galaxies, Galaxies, Observations


Credit: Holland Ford, Space Telescope Science Institute/Johns Hopkins University; Richard Harms, Applied Research Corp.; Zlatan Tsvetanov, Arthur Davidsen, and Gerard Kriss at Johns Hopkins; Ralph Bohlin and George Hartig at Space Telescope Science Institute; Linda Dressel and Ajay K. Kochhar at Applied Research Corp. in Landover, Md.; and Bruce Margon from the University of Washington in Seattle.; NASA