Carina Nebula is a nebula object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 8,500 Ly light years away in the constellation of Carina.
It is also referred to as NGC(3372) in the New General Catalogue. This is a list of deep space objects that was compiled by John Louis Emil Dreyer in 1888 in an update to John Herschel earlier catalogue.
The Nebula's location is 10:45:08.5 (R.A.) and -59:52:4 (Dec.). Its Visual (Apparent) Brightness is 1.00 Magnitude . The object can be seen with the naked eye, that is, you don't need a telescope/binoculars to see it.
|Distance (Lt.Yr)||8,500 Ly|
|Visual / Apparent Magnitude||1.00|
|Naked Eye Visible||Yes - Magnitudes|
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