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Wave twice the size of the Milky Way found sweeping through the Perseus cluster

In the bottom left of this X-ray image of the Perseus galaxy cluster, a bay-shaped structure ...

Scientists believe they've spotted the biggest Wave ever discovered. But before you pull out your surfboard, you should probably know this is a tad bigger than anything you'd find on Earth: this wave is roiling through an extremely hot gas cloud in the Perseus cluster and stretches 200,000 light-years across, meaning it's twice the size of the Milky Way galaxy.

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Category: Space

Tags:
  • Astronomy
  • Galaxy
  • Gas
  • NASA
  • Wave
  • X-ray
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