Re: Explanation request
<QUOTE>The bright spot at 8 o'clock is caused by relativistic beaming of the part of the accretion disk heading towards us.
The dark "spot" at 2 o'clock is the accretion disk heading away from us.</QUOTE>
Unless it's upside down. We probably all think that objects spin the same way regardless of where they are in space, on the same plane.
I think we've only just begun to understand some of the things about Black Holes
But, I like your thinking.