Eta Carinae

Teaser:
Eta Carinae is a star system and nebula around 7,500 light-years away.
Priority:
Interesting
Month:
January
Visibility:
January
RA (J2000):
10 45 03.5
Dec (J2000):
-59 41 04
Image:
Observing tips:
30 - 60 seconds in colour or perhaps 120 seconds in hydrogen alpha
Dates visible:
Dec 29 2017 - Jun 30 2018