Tuesday, December 15, 2009
swooped together in outstretched arms
and pulled from the deep black,
the whole of holes
the sum of something.
*photo credit- Hubble Telescope
About the Object Object Name: NGC 346
Object Description: Cluster and Nebulosity in the Small Magellanic Cloud
Position (J2000): R.A. 00h 59m 18s.0
Dec. -72° 10' 48"
Distance: 210,000 light-years away (64,000 parsecs)
Dimensions: This image is 4.7 arcminutes (280 light-years or 87 parsecs).