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Smallest Supermassive Black Hole Ever Seen in Galaxy

Know about the mini supermassive black hole, it is the smallest ever
It is being said about this black hole that it will give a lot of new information.

Black Holes are such bodies of the universe which are not only mysterious in themselves, but also contain many other mysteries of the universe along with them. Therefore, their study is always full of curiosity. Astronomers are also engaged in gathering new information about them. They are not able to emit anything, so nothing is known about them from them. But what we have come to know a little about them is no less interesting. In a new study, scientists have detected the presence of a supermassive black hole in a dwarf galaxy. It is being told that it can make many new revelations.

A big mess
Black holes are of many sizes, of which supermassive black holes are the most mysterious. Their weight is billions of billions of times more than the weight of our Sun. So far, the only information about the formation of black holes is that they are formed after the death of stars, so how supermassive black holes like supermassive black holes are formed is a big mystery. This new discovery can help in getting answers to such questions.

Where is this Black Hole
This small dwarf galaxy is located 110 million light-years away from Earth. Astronomers have found the smallest supermassive black hole ever seen in this galaxy. Mrk 462 is present in the center of the Galaxy, whose mass is two lakh times more than the mass of the Sun. The results of this study were presented at the 239th virtual meeting of the American Astronomical Society.

Smallest SMBH ever
Astronomer Jack Parker of Tartmouth College says that the black hole found in Mrk 462 is the smallest supermassive black hole ever found. Such black holes are rarely found. This discovery suggests that supermassive black holes, or some of them the size of the mass of stars, are less than 100 times the mass of the solar system.

But how before the beginning of the universe
Such black holes do not become already large. But the problem with this star-weight model is that it suggests that many supermassive black holes formed at the beginning of the universe. But it is not understood that they became supergiant from a star shaped seed.

Meaning of another Interpretation
One explanation of their formation is that at the beginning of the universe, very large dense gas and dust clouds would have compressed together to form a giant black hole that would be thousands, millions of times larger than the Sun, which led to the evolution of supermassive black holes. Will be. But this process is very unlikely. This means that we can see supermassive black holes with somewhat less dwarf galaxies than the model with stellar seeds.

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But there is one thing, it is very difficult to see the black hole in the middle of these dwarf galaxies. Astronomers can derive information about the black hole by using the orbit of the stars orbiting the black hole in the center. But this galaxy is very small and faint. Researchers studied 9 dwarf galaxies using the Chandra X-ray Observatory and tried to find out whether they contain any active black holes. They found that Mrk 462’s black hole is similar.

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