NGC 292 - Small Magellanic Cloud (SMC)
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dwarf galaxy (SBm)
319’ x 205’
~ 200 000 light yeras
Nikon 85mm f/2.8 @ f/3.5
Astro-Physics Mach1 GTO
57x3 min, ISO 800
Ngc 104, also know as 47 Tuc can easily been seen with the naked eye.
The globular cluster is about 10 times nearer than Ngc 292.
The SMC forms a pair with the Large Magellanic Cloud.
Image acquisition by CEDIC team
(Markus Blauensteiner, Bernhard Hubl, Christoph Kaltseis & Justin Kabaus)
Image processing by Markus Blauensteiner