Location of Photo:
Presidente Lucena - Brazil
Date/Time of photo:
Skywatcher 8" F/5, Canon T1i, Astronomik CLS CCD Clip filter
The nebula is one of the largest diffuse nebulae in our skies. Although it is some four times as large and even brighter than the famous Orion Nebula, the Carina Nebula is much less well known due to its location in the southern sky.