Crab Nebula WFPC2 Sequences

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Duration: 10 seconds

The movie is constructed from eight WFPC2 images and contains four sequences: 1) The full WFPC2 field, 2) a closer view of the pulsar, 3) closer still detailing the "sprite" which appears towards the top, and 4) extreme closeup of the pulsar and the inner knot just above it.

Nebulas, Pulsars, Scientific Visualizations, Stars, Supernovae, Supernova Remnants


Walter Feimer (STScI)

Publication: May 30, 1996

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