Gas Cloud Wiki


This page collects useful information for researchers interested in the gas cloud 'G2', discovered in 2011 by Gillessen et al. G2 is falling currently towards Sgr A* on a highly eccentric orbit, with a predicted pericenter epoch around March 2014.

There is an email-alert list. The archive of this list is

G2 email list archive ,

and subscribing to the list is posible here:

G2 email list subscription .

MPE Max-Planck-Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics

This page is maintained by Stefan Gillessen.

GASCLOUDwiki: FrontPage (last edited 2013-11-22 10:25:01 by StefanGillessen)