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goring asked in HealthMental Health · 9 months ago

How come the assembled picture of the so called black hole does not show a burp?

4 Answers

  • 9 months ago

    The artists' conceptions show the equivalent of burps in the ACCRETION discs OF the black hole. The images of accretion discs around black holes do NOT.

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  • Paula
    Lv 7
    9 months ago

    Because a "burp" is something that comes out.

    Nothing ever comes out of a black hole.

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  • 9 months ago

    Because the phenomenon typically referred to as a "burp" is a function of the accretion disc, and exists well outside the event horizon. The new picture shows the actual even horizon itself.

    They had to zoom IN by a factor of several hundred from showing the accretion disc in order to produce this picture. Which is why it was so hard to do, and had never been done before

  • 9 months ago

    How can a picture show a burp? I thought that burps were sounds?

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