Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5252 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation
Size: 1.4' x 54''
Also known as CGCG 45-56, MCG 1-35-22, PGC 48189, UGC 8622, V V 100
Credit: NASA, ESA, W. Keel (University of Alabama, USA) and Z. Tsevtanov (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, USA) Credit: NASA, ESA, Galaxy Zoo Team and W. Keel (University of Alabama, USA)
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“There are no black holes - in the sense of regimes from which light can't escape to infinity. There are however apparent horizons which persist for a period of time.”
Stephen Hawking, 2014