Event horizon image within black hole shadow

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Dokuchaev, V. I.; Nazarova, N. O.;
(2018)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1134/S1063776119030026
  • Subject: Astrophysics - High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena
    arxiv: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology | Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena | Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics

We argue that a genuine image of the black hole viewed by a distant observer is not its shadow, but a more compact event horizon image probed by the luminous matter plunging into black hole. The external border of the black hole shadow is washed out by radiation from ma... View more
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