M1. The Crab Nebula
Supernova remnants in Taurus
 
Gas cloud created by the explosion of a star becoming supernova.
Distance to earth: 6,300 light years
Visual magnitude: 8.4
More information: Messier index. M1
 


Date and location 13-apr-2006. Caraquiz, Madrid
Telescope 8" Meade LX200R, f=2000mm. Autoguide with Megrez II 80ED, f=560mm, Toucam SC3 and Guidedog.
Camera Artemis285. Focal reducer 0,7x.  IDAS LPS Hutec filter, with IR cut
Image processing
 S: 4x900, H: 5x900, O: 4x900. Images stacked with AIP4WIN. Process with PixInsight.



Date and location 13-apr-2006. Caraquiz, Madrid
Telescope 8" Meade LX200GPS, f=2000mm. Autoguide with Megrez II 80ED, f=560mm, Toucam SC3 and Guidedog.
Camera Artemis285. Focal reducer 0,7x.  IDAS LPS Hutec filter, with IR cut
Image processing
 L: 9x300s bin 1x1, RGB: 5x120s bin 2x2. Images stacked with CADET. RGB composition and noise reduction with PixInsight. LRGB with Adobe Photoshop.

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