NGC 346 (Infrared)

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About The Object
Object Name NGC 346
Object Description Star-forming region in the Small Magellanic Cloud
R.A. Position 00h 59m 18s
Dec. Position -72° 10' 48.0"
Distance 210,000 light-years away (64,000 parsecs)
Dimensions This image is 4.7 arcminutes (280 light-years or 87 parsecs).
About The Data
Data Description The Hubble image was created from HST data from proposal 10248: A. Nota (STScI/ESA), M. Sirianni (STScI/ESA), E. Sabbi (Univ. of Bologna), M. Tosi (INAF - Bologna Observ.), J.S. Gallagher (Univ. of Wisconsin), M. Meixner (STScI), M. Clampin (GSFC), S. Oey (Univ. of Michigan), A. Pasquali (ETH Zurich), L. Smith (Univ. College London), and R. Walterbos (New Mexico State Univ.).
Instrument HST>ACS/WFC
Exposure Dates July 2004
Filters F555W (V), F814W (I)
About The Image
Color Info Blue: F555W (V) Green: F555W (V) + F814W (I) Red: F814W (I)

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