Crab Nebula


About this object


A supernova remnant in Taurus.  Created by the supernova of 1054 A.D.  I did not capture many images due to this object was setting in the west.  Click here for 2x drizzle image.



Technical Information


Optics:                                  Meade LX90 8" SCT @ f/3.3              


Camera:                               Meade DSI


Date:                                     April 24th, 2006


Location:                               Ft. Davis, Texas (2006 Texas Star Party)


Exposure Details:                22 x 20 seconds


Acquisition:                           Meade AutoStar Envisage


Processing:                           AIP4WIN, Photoshop CS