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More Images of M87
1
X-ray Image of M87 Jet
This Chandra image shows the M87 jet as seen in X-ray wavelengths.
(Credit: NASA/CXC/MIT/H. Marshall et al. )


2
Optical Image of M87 Jet
This image shows the jet in the M87 galaxy as seen in optical wavelengths by the Hubble Space Telescope.
(Credit: NASA/STScI/UMBC/E.Perlman et al.)


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Radio Image of M87 Jet
This radio image of M87 jet was obtained by the National Science Foundation's Very Large Array telescope near Socorro, NM.
(Credit: F. Zhou, F. Owen (NRAO), J. Biretta (STScI))


4
Gemini Mid-infrared Image
The Gemini mid-infrared image represents the first time that the jet has been imaged in the mid-infrared and "paints" a more complete picture of this galactic high-energy particle accelerator.
(Credit: Gemini/OSCIR)


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3-Panel Image of the M87 Jet
From top to bottom, this shows the jet in M87 as seen in radio, optical, and X-ray wavelengths.
(Credit: X-ray: NASA/CXC/MIT/H.Marshall et al., Radio: F.Zhou, F.Owen (NRAO), J.Biretta (STScI), Optical: NASA/STScI/UMBC/E.Perlman et al.)


6
3-Panel Stacked Image (without labels)
This composite shows, from top to bottom, M87's jet as observed by the Chandra X-ray Observatory (X-ray), the Hubble Space Telescope (optical), and the Very Large Array (radio).

(Credit: X-ray: NASA/CXC/MIT/H. Marshall et al., Radio: F.Zhou, F.Owen (NRAO), J.Biretta (STScI), Optical: NASA/STScI/UMBC/E.Perlman et al.)


7
3-Panel Stacked Image (with labels)
This composite shows, from top to bottom, M87's jet as observed by the Chandra X-ray Observatory (X-ray), the Hubble Space Telescope (optical), and the Very Large Array (radio).

(Credit: X-ray: NASA/CXC/MIT/H.Marshall et al., Radio: F.Zhou, F.Owen (NRAO), J.Biretta (STScI), Optical: NASA/STScI/UMBC/E.Perlman et al. )


8
Chandra X-ray Image with Scale Bar
Scale bar = 7 arcsec
Credit: X-ray: NASA/CXC/MIT/H.Marshall et al., Radio: F.Zhou, F.Owen (NRAO), J.Biretta (STScI), Optical: NASA/STScI/UMBC/E.Perlman et al.

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