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The '''Crab Nebula''' (M 1, NGC 1952)<ref>Hirshfeld, Alan, and Roger W. Sinnott, eds., Sky Catalogue 2000.0, Vol.2, Cambridge, Massachusetts: Sky Publishing Corp. and Cambridge University Press, 1985. (3098,238)</ref><ref>NGC 2000.0, The Complete New General Catalogue and Index Catalogue of Nebulae and Star Clusters by J.L.E. Dreyer Sinnott, R.W. (edited by) <Sky Publishing Corporation and Cambridge University Press (1988)></ref> is an [[Emission nebula]] located in constellation Taurus.
The '''Crab Nebula''' ([[Messier object|M 1]], NGC 1952) is an [[emission nebula]] located in the constellation [[Taurus]].
{{Infobox NGCobject
{{Infobox NGCobject
| number= NGC 1952
| number= NGC 1952
| image =
| image = [[Image:Ngc1952.jpg|300px]]
NGC 1952, M1, the Crab Nebula.<br>{{Ngc1952.jpg/credit}}
| type = [[Emission nebula]]
| type = [[Emission nebula]]
| epoch = 2000.0
| epoch = 2000.0
| ra = 05<sup>h</sup>34.5<sup>m</sup>
| ra =  
| de = +22<sup>o</sup>01<sup>'</sup>
| de =  
| app_size =   6.0
| app_size =
| app_mag =   8.4
| app_mag =
| distance_ly =
| distance_ly =
| const = Taurus
| const = Taurus
| radius_ly =
| radius_ly =
| redshift =
| redshift =
| other =  Crab nebula , M 1
| other =  Crab Nebula , M 1
| source = Hirshfeld, Alan, and Roger W. Sinnott, eds., Sky Catalogue 2000.0, Vol.2, Cambridge, Massachusetts: Sky Publishing Corp. and Cambridge University Press, 1985. (3098,238)
| source =  
| org_source = NGC 2000.0, The Complete New General Catalogue and Index Catalogue of Nebulae and Star Clusters by J.L.E. Dreyer Sinnott, R.W. (edited by) <Sky Publishing Corporation and Cambridge University Press (1988)>
| org_source =  
}}
}}
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=== Appearance ===

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The Crab Nebula (M 1, NGC 1952) is an emission nebula located in the constellation Taurus.

NGC 1952
Ngc1952.jpg

NGC 1952, M1, the Crab Nebula.
(PD) Image: STScI, NASA, ESA

Observation data: 2000.0 epoch
Constellation Taurus
Type Emission nebula
Other designations Crab Nebula , M 1

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