"Veil" Nebula | Maurizio Cabibbo

Photographer
Maurizio Cabibbo
Email
mau.cab@libero.it
Location of photo
Italia
Date/Time of photo
24 July 2011 h. 00,05
Equipment
Takahshi TOA130 guided with Orion Starshoot Autoguider on Takahashi FSQ106EDXIII. Losmandy G11 mount. Canon 1000D modified Baader Planetarium. 11x6min. Casole d'Elsa (Siena). Italy
Description
The "Veil" nebula is a large but faint supernova remnant. In the picture you can see the eastern portion of it. The nebula is about 1,500 light-years away from us
Website
www.circoloastrofilibetelgeuse.it
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