Release 11.12 ("Hergest Ridge")


Gclusters :: Link Item "lk10"

Link ID: lk10
ClusterNGC 6779
NameA collection of ancient stars
DescriptionThe NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has produced this beautiful image of the globular cluster Messier 56 (also known as M 56 or NGC 6779), which is located about 33 000 light years away from the Earth in the constellation of Lyra (The Lyre).
Added on2012-09-20
URLhttp://spacetelescope.org/images/potw1234a/

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