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April 18, 2006 09:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2006-17

Magellanic Gemstones in the Southern Sky


Image: Star Cluster NGC 290

Star Cluster NGC 290

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Object Name: NGC 290

Image Type: Astronomical

Image Credit: European Space Agency & NASA

Acknowledgment: E. Olszewski (University of Arizona)


The above image is part of a montage:

Montage Image: Magellanic Gemstones in the Southern Sky Image Type: Astronomical/Annotated Magellanic Gemstones in the Southern Sky Star Cluster NGC 265 Image Type: Astronomical Star Cluster NGC 265

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