Poster: The Crab Nebula

This poster features the well-known Crab Nebula (also known as Messier 1). It is the remnant of a supernova explosion at a distance of about 6,000 light-years, observed almost 1,000 years ago, in the year 1054. It contains a neutron star near its center that spins 30 times per second around its axis.

Poster dimensions: 59 x 66 cm

The full resolution image used in this poster can be viewed and downloaded here.

This Printed Poster is not available for sale.



About the PrintedPoster

Release date:4 November 2010, 15:43
Dimensions:66 cm (W) x 59 cm (H)
Pixel Size:1347 x 1500 px
Resolution:72 dpi


Large JPEG
392.5 KB
Screensize JPEG
306.4 KB


PDF File
3.1 MB