Quasar 3C 286 as observed with ALMA

The contours represent the intensity of the radio waves emitted by 3C 286 and the purple bars show the polarization direction. The smaller region of emission to the right is a part of the jet ejected by the quasar, which is the central peak.

Credit:

ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO), Nagai et al.

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Id:ann16050b
Type:Kaart
Publicatiedatum:19 juli 2016 14:00
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Type:Early Universe : Galaxy : Activity : AGN : Quasar
Categorie:Quasars and Black Holes

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