This superb image of the Crab Nebula M1 was obtained by Bobby Middleton with a 12.5-inch Newtonian on an AP1200 mount. It was exposed for 60 minutes on hypered Kodak PJ 400 film.
Taken by amateurs of the Sternfreunde Breisgau e.V. at the Schauinslandsternwarte with their new CCD camera on a Celestron 11. Contributed by Peter Suetterlin from the CCD image collection of the "Sternfreunde Breisgau e.V."
John Sefick's image of the Crab Nebula, taken with a 25-inch Newton and a ST-6 CCD camera.
Michael Purcell's image of M1, taken on November 22, 1995 at 2:22 with his Meade 10-inch f/6.3 SC Telescope and a ST7 CCD camera, exposed 15 minutes.
Last Modification: June 27, 1998