O4 – Detections – GW190814 The discovery of a merger event that sparked off a debate!

#GWGreatestHits The discovery of the merger event GW190814 by LIGO and Virgo detectors sparked off a debate. The detected gravitational waves came from the inspiral and merger of a black hole and a mystery compact object. Was the lighter component of the binary the lightest black hole or the heaviest neutron star?