Carina constellation is located in the southern sky. Its name means “the keel” (keel of a ship) in Latin. Carina used to be part of the much larger constellation Argo Navis, along with the constellations Puppis (the stern) and Vela (the sails).
Southern Cross - Carina regio - The Southern Milky Way from Crux (Southern Cross) to Carina constellation. It's a stitch of 3 pictures. Expo.30 sec, 1600 ISO, 50mm. lens, Camera Canon 550D, the camera was mounted (piggyback) on a Go To telescope.
Pictor constellation lies in the southern sky, between the bright star Canopus in Carina constellation and the Large Magellanic Cloud in Dorado and Mensa. Its name means “the painter” in Latin, but the constellation really represents the painter’s easel.
A rainbow of the Universe. If I could do anything, I would study astronomy. The sky has always intrigued me and I would love to learn all I can about it. I would love to be as close as possible to this science. It is a beautiful party of God's creation.