EarthSky Community Photos

Updates on Your Cosmos and World

Submit your photo here. Comment or upvote on photo pages. Search via photographers' names. More improvements coming! To help, please donate.

Dr Ski
Valencia, Philippines
01:00 am

Equipment Details:

Canon G9X MarkII
90mm, f5.6 refractor
Eyepiece projection at 12X
3.2s, ISO3200

Image Details:

The fact that I can capture an image like this with a single 3 second exposure is a testament to the grandeur of this nebula. The Carina Nebula is the most magnificent emission nebula in the heavens! At a declination of -60°, you need to be lower than 30°N to see it.