NGC 2736 The Pencil Nebula

NGC 2736 The Pencil Nebula
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NGC 2736 The Pencil Nebula

NGC 2736 is a small part of the Vela Supernova Remnant, located near the Vela Pulsar in the constellation Vela. The nebula's linear appearance triggered its popular name. It resides about 815 light-years away from the Solar System.
SPECIFICATIONS
Telescope ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Telescope
CHI-1 60CM F6.5 REFLECTOR
Camera ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Camera
FLI ProLine PL9000
Location ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Location
Chile
Date of observation ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Date of observation
19 April 2021
Filters ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Filters
Halpha, OIII
Processing ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Processing
Pixinsight
Credits ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Credits
Peter Jenkins, Telescope Live Pro Data Set