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Posted by xxolah (Member # 50394) on April 25, 2014, 12:51:
any one know how much firepower "set in megatons" a gamma ray burst has?
Posted by TheMoMan (Member # 1659) on April 25, 2014, 14:55:
It might help if you declared the source. Are you wondering about a solar CMD (Coronal Mass Discharge) or a super Nova.
Posted by xxolah (Member # 50394) on April 25, 2014, 17:42:
i am wondering about the burst of gamma rays that is shoot out of blackholes
Posted by TheMoMan (Member # 1659) on April 25, 2014, 21:43:
If you believe that a black hole is a bagel shaped torrid then part of string theory states that energy may come out along the axis of rotation.
If I remember correctly it has to be Gamma radiation to have enough energy to over come the huge gravities inside the Black Hole.
At this point I believe that all values are guesstimates.
The reason I brought up CMEs/CMDs was because our own Sun just shot some energy out away from earth. Splitting the gap between us and Mercury.
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