Animation still image 6

Still image from the animation of the 1054 supernova that created the Crab Nebula. Note: artist's impression.

Credit:

ESA/Hubble

About the Image

Id:heic0515k
Type:Observation
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 : Nebula : Type : Supernova Remnant
• X - Nebulae Images/Videos
Distance:6000 light years

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BandTelescope
Optical
OIII
Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Optical
OI
Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Optical
SII
Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2

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