Kateidra F.

asked • 11/12/17

2 massive black holes collided and released the equivalent energy of 3 solar masses.

Energy released: E =mc2

=[3(1.99 x 1030)kg](3.00 x 108 m/s)2

= 5.373 x 1047 J
compare the energy released to that of a 1 megaton nuclear bomb (how many times more powerful the release was) 

1 Expert Answer


Arturo O. answered • 11/12/17

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Kateidra F.

5.373x10^47 / 4.18x10^15 ? 


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