NGC 2736 (Pencil Nebula)

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NGC 2736  (Pencil Nebula)

The Pencil Nebula is a small part of the Vela Supernova Remnant near the Vela Pulsar in Vela. NGC 2736 is moving through space at over 500,000 kilometres per hour.

       2 Frame mosaic.

Telescope.  16 inch F4.5 Newtonian.

Camera.   S Big ST4000 XCM OSC CCD.

Exposure & Time.  13 x 900 sec. (2)   Apr 2013.

Location.  (Wiruna) Ilford N.S.W.