Zoom Sequence: Ground-based image of Centaurus A, ZOOM into the Hubble Space Telescope WFPC2 Camera images of Centaurus A and its Nucleus, DISSOLVE in the HST NICMOS infrared image. The animation shows what is seen from the NICMOS image: inside the galaxy are a hot gas disk and a twisted jet and disk around feeding black hole.
Ground-based Image: NOAO/CTIO
Animation: Thomas Goertel, (STScI)
Publication: May 14, 1998