Animation still image 1 (artist's impression)

Still image from the animation of the 1054 supernova that created the Crab Nebula.

Credit:

ESA/Hubble

About the Image

Id:heic0515f
Type:Artwork
Release date:1 December 2005, 10:00
Related releases:heic0515
Size:3000 x 2400 px

About the Object

Name:Crab Nebula, Messier 1
Type:Milky Way : Star : Evolutionary Stage : Supernova
Distance:6000 light years
Category:Stars

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