IC2944 Running Chicken Nebula

IC2944 Running Chicken Nebula
IC2944 is known as The Running Chicken Nebula and is an open cluster with an associated emission nebula found in the constellation Centaurus and near the star λ Centauri. It features Bok globules which are frequently sites of active star formation. No evidence for star formation has been found in any of the globules in IC 2944 This nebula is about 6500 light years away.
Author
Peter Jenkins
Telescope
CHI-2 ASA 500 f3.6
Camera
FLI16803
Location
El Sauce Chile
Date of observation
8th March 2020
Filters
Astrodon 3nm Ha, OIII and SII
Processing
PixInsight and Photoshop CC
Credits
Telescope Live/ Peter Jenkins
Submitted on Mon, 03/09/2020 - 21:18