The Pencil Nebula in the southern constellation of Vela (The Sails)

This chart shows the location of the Pencil Nebula (NGC 2736) in the constellation of Vela (The Sails). This map shows most of the stars visible to the unaided eye under good conditions, and the location of the Pencil Nebula is highlighted with a red circle on the image. This faint nebula requires dark skies and a powerful telescope to make it visible as a long dim streak. 

Të drejtat:

ESO, IAU and Sky & Telescope 

Rreth fotografisë

Id:eso1236b
Tipi:Hartë
Data e Publikimit:Sht 12, 2012, 12:00 CEST
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1236
Përmasat:3338 x 3433 px

Rreth objektit

Emri:Constellation Chart, NGC 2736
Tipi:Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Supernova Remnant
Distanca:800 vite dritë
Kategori:Illustrations

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