Eta Carina Nebula

Eta Carina

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