mei 302013
Anne's Picture of the Day: Globular Cluster NGC 6362

May 30, 2013 NGC 6362, a globular cluster in Ara Image Credit: ESO NGC 6362 is a globular cluster located about 24,800 light-years away from Earth in the southern constellation of Ara (The Altar), while it is approaching us at approximately 13 kilometers per second. It contains tens of thousands of very ancient stars, along [continue reading]