This illustration shows the most-distant supermassive black hole ever discovered, which is part of a quasar from just 690 million years after the Big Bang. (Robin Dienel/Carnegie Institution for Science via AP)

This illustration shows the most-distant supermassive black hole ever discovered, which is part of a quasar from just 690 million years after the Big Bang. (Robin Dienel/Carnegie Institution for Science via AP)

Super big black hole from early universe farthest ever found

Light from its quasar has been traveling our way for more than 13 billion years.

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