Eta Carinae is located in the constellation Carina and believed to lie about 7,500 light-years from Earth. The star itself is surrounded by a large, bright nebula, variously known as the Homunculus Nebula, the Eta Carinae Nebula, the Keyhole Nebula, or NGC 3372.
|Telescope :||200mm f4 Relector|
|Exposure Time :||3 Minutes|
|Camera :||Canon 10D ,ISO 800|
|Date :||June 2006|
|Guiding :||Vixen GPDX equatorial mount|
|Location :||Kaituna, Masterton, New Zealand|