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Messier 1 - The "Crab"


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About this observation
Paul Downing
Time of observation
22/02/2016 - 23:00
Messier 1
Observing location
Alpujarra, Spain
12.5" Planewave scope
QSI 683 CCD camera
LRGB of 60:50:50:50 minutes
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The famous "Crab Nebula" created in the supernova explosion of 1054AD.  This latest image, taken in Spain on 22nd February 2014 is an LRGB of 60:50:50:50 minutes using the Planewave scope and QSI 683 CCD camera

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