Location of photoTivoli Southern Sky Guest Farm (Namibia)
Date/Time of photo03.05.2016
EquipmentCanon EF 70-200 f/2.8 L IS II USM (stopped at f/5.6) with FLI MLx694 on Losmandy G11
DescriptionOne of the most prominent objects in the constellation Centaurus is the emission nebula IC 2944, also known as the Running Chicken Nebula. Equally well known are the Bok globules, which are regarded as star-forming regions.