Back to Home

Blackholes Forum Message

Forums: Atm · Astrophotography · Blackholes · Blackholes2 · CCD · Celestron · Domes · Education
Eyepieces · Meade · Misc. · God and Science · SETI · Software · UFO · XEphem
RSS Button

Home | Discussion Forums | Blackholes I | Post
Login

Be the first pioneers to continue the Astronomy Discussions at our new Astronomy meeting place...
The Space and Astronomy Agora
RE: RE: RE: Seeing Inside A Black Hole

Forum List | Follow Ups | Post Message | Back to Thread Topics | In Response To
Posted by Vik on August 21, 2000 05:55:03 UTC

Daniel, that is where you are wrong.
Material that is gravitational captured by a black hole are not traveling at the speed of light. First and foremost, if an object is captured and is circling aroung a black hole, not only does the object need a velocity greater than light, but must be oriented with a certain angle. This critical angle plus velocity greater than light will allow the object to escape. However speeds greater than light is not possible. Material that is sucked into the black hole is not travelling at the speed of light. It starts travelling when the object reaches the sigularity point. As the objects gets further in a black hole the speed increases, eventually to that of light! This is a fact!

Follow Ups:

Login to Post
Additional Information
Google
 
Web www.astronomy.net
DayNightLine
About Astronomy Net | Advertise on Astronomy Net | Contact & Comments | Privacy Policy
Unless otherwise specified, web site content Copyright 1994-2018 John Huggins All Rights Reserved
Forum posts are Copyright their authors as specified in the heading above the post.
"dbHTML," "AstroGuide," "ASTRONOMY.NET" & "VA.NET"
are trademarks of John Huggins