Island Universes
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Island Universes

NGC 4889 and Its Huge Central Black Hole

The largest galaxy in the Coma cluster hides a central black hole of several billion solar masses

Credit: NASA & ESA

Even larger and more massive than NGC 4874, NGC 4889 is a supergiant elliptical galaxy located in the center of the Coma cluster, about 308 million light-years away from us.

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