From Carina to Centaurus Constellation

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About this Image

2 famous constellations, Carina featuring the Eta Carina Nebula, The Running Chicken Nebula, Centaurus featuring the Coalsack Dark Nebula, the southern Cross and the Dark Doodad Nebula

Technical Details


Nikkor 58mm f/1.4 G at f/2.8

Mount I-Optron Sky Tracker
Camera Nikon D810A with remote timer
Date Jan 2015
Location CTIO Chile
Sky Conditions mag 21.5 sky, temperature 10-15 C
Exposure 8x1min 2 fields at ISO800 combined
Programs used ImagesPlus
Photoshop CS5