Location of the Toby Jug Nebula in the southern constellation of Carina

This chart shows the location of the Toby Jug Nebula, more formally known as IC 2220 in the constellation of Carina (The Ship’s Keel). This map shows most of the stars visible to the unaided eye under good conditions, and the location of the Toby Jug Nebula is highlighted with a red circle on the image.


ESO, IAU and Sky & Telescope

About the Image

Release date:9 October 2013, 12:00
Related releases:eso1343
Size:3352 x 3352 px

About the Object

Name:IC 2220
Type:Milky Way : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation
Distance:1200 light years

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