NGC 1952 – Crab Nebula

M1, NGC 1952, Taurus A

Distance: 6500ly

This is a supernova remnant, the remains of a bright supernova recorded by Chinese astronomers in 1054. This has been a tough target for me so far – I haven’t been able to resolve much detail and the images are noisy.


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