M1 Crab – born in 1054

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M1 Crab nebula – first item in the Charles Messier catalogue. Messier was a comet hunter who created catalogue of fuzzy objects in the sky, so they will no longer be mistaken with comet. M1 nebu... Read More

Red jelly

IC443 nebula is also known as Jellyfish Nebula. It is supernova remnant (SNR) in the constellation Gemini placed about 5000 light years away. The nebula is quite large (almost as twice large as appare... Read More

Crab hunting

First light of my new second hand CCD camera went for first Messier catalog object – Crab nebula. After over one month waiting for clear skies I was able to expose first piece of material. Throu... Read More