Vela Supernova Remnant.

V SNR (mosaic) (10inch)

Vela Supernova Remnant.

This a small section of the huge Vela Supernova Remnant, the result of a supernova explosion, the violent death of a massive star which took place over 10,000 years ago in Vela.

  2 frame Mosaic.

Telescope.   10 Inch F4 Newtonian.

Camera.  S Big ST 4000 XCM OSC CCD.

Exposure and Date. (2)  12 x 600 sec. Feb 2015.

Location.  (Wiruna) Ilford N.S.W.