Dr Peters Astronomy Calendar

Astronomy  Calendar 2018

astronomy calendar,celestron c 14, astrophotography,

astro photo,

astro photo c 14,

celestron c 14,

apm apo triplet,

large magellanic cloud,

eta carinae nebula,

Kilimanjaro, Kenya,

Andromeda galaxy,

galaxy M 33,

galaxy NGC 891,

crescent nebula,

gerlitzen,

orion nebula,m 42,

eskimo nebula,

bodes galaxy, m 81, m 82,

ngc 6995, ngc 6992,

iris nebula, .astro photo APM APO
Crab Nebula, M1, astrophoto Atik Infinity

Astronomy Calendar Crab Nebula M 1  taken with APM APO 107/700 on EQ 5 mount and Atik Infinity CCD Camera: 211x10sec . The Crab Nebula M1 in Taurus located on the Perseus spiral arm of our Milky Way, 7000 light years away, diameter is about 12 lightyears.   The Crab Nebula M1 is a remnant of a supernova explosion.
A giant star died here and the explosion was observed by Chinese astronomers and Native Americans (Arizona and Mexico) in 1054 AC. Astro photo Atik Infinity