The Crab Nebula (Emission)

Image of Crab Nebula
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , Crab Nebula is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 8° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name Crab Nebula
Object Type Emission
Other Names
M 1
NGC 1952
Taurus A
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:8.40 (V)[2]
Right Ascension:05h34m [1]
Declination:+22°00' [1]
Distance:22.1 Mpc
72.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-23.33

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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