Latest Information

Latest Results

The latest results from the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) Collaboration were published on April 7th 2020. The official press release from the EHT Collaboration can be found here. Additional information in English and in other languages can be found in the following press releases from our partner institutions:

  • Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics (ASIAA): Chinese (traditional)
  • Atacama Large Millimeter-submillimeter Array (ALMA): Spanish / English
  • Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian (CfA): English
  • Institut de Radioastronomie Millimétrique (IRAM): English
  • Instituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN): Italian
  • Max Planck Institut für Radioastronomie (MPIfR): German / English
  • National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ): Japanese / English
  • Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics: English
  • Radboud Universiteit: English / Dutch
  • Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM): Spanish


First Image of a Black Hole

On April 10th 2019, the EHT Collaboration presented its first results -- an image of the supermassive black hole in galaxy M87 -- in multiple simultaneous press conferences around the world. The official EHT press release can be found here. This page contains links to recorded press conferences, press releases from our partner institutions, and supporting materials published along with press releases.

April 10th press conference recordings:
  • Brussels, hosted by the European Research Council (in English)
  • Santiago, hosted by the Joint ALMA Observatory (in Spanish and English)
  • Taipei, hosted by the Academia Sinica (in Chinese)
  • Tokyo, hosted by the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (in Japanese)
  • Washington, hosted by the US National Science Foundation (in English)
April 10th press releases and related resources from major partner institutions:


Additional supporting material

Supporting material can be located within this website using the links to different sections below:

A collection of talks and lectures, short and long videos on EHT-related topics is available through our Youtube channel.

The following websites maintained by our partner institutions offer materials in different languages: