Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 106  ·  NGC 4217  ·  NGC 4220  ·  NGC 4248  ·  NGC 4258
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Messier 106 - QHY600 - Esprit 150 - LRGB Ha, 



    
        

            Eric Walden
Messier 106 - QHY600 - Esprit 150 - LRGB Ha
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Messier 106 - QHY600 - Esprit 150 - LRGB Ha

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Messier 106 - QHY600 - Esprit 150 - LRGB Ha, 



    
        

            Eric Walden
Messier 106 - QHY600 - Esprit 150 - LRGB Ha
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Messier 106 - QHY600 - Esprit 150 - LRGB Ha

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 150ED - 150mm f/7

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY600

Mounts: Mesu Optics Mesu-Mount 200 Mk2

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 150ED - 150mm f/7

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar x2

Software: Seqence Generator Pro  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Photoshop CC 2017  ·  Astro Pixel Processor

Filters: Astrodon BLUE 50mm - Gen2 E -Series Tru-Balance  ·  Astrodon GREEN 50mm - Gen2 E -Series Tru-Balance  ·  Astrodon RED 50mm - Gen2 E -Series Tru-Balance  ·  Astrodon LUM 50mm - Gen2 E -Series Tru-Balance  ·  Astrodon True-Balance Gen2 E-Series 50mm Ha 3nm

Accessory: QHYCCD QHYCFW3-7 Poistion 50mm  ·  QHYCCD OAG-M  ·  Starizona Microtouch Autofocuser  ·  Feathertouch 2" focuser


Dates:April 2, 2020

Frames:
Astrodon BLUE 50mm - Gen2 E -Series Tru-Balance: 20x300" (1h 40') (gain: 26.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon GREEN 50mm - Gen2 E -Series Tru-Balance: 20x300" (1h 40') (gain: 26.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon LUM 50mm - Gen2 E -Series Tru-Balance: 15x240" (1h) (gain: 26.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon RED 50mm - Gen2 E -Series Tru-Balance: 20x300" (1h 40') (gain: 26.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon True-Balance Gen2 E-Series 50mm Ha 3nm: 10x600" (1h 40') (gain: 26.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 7h 40'

Darks: 20

Flats: 20

Flat darks: 20

Bias: 50

Avg. Moon age: 8.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 61.52%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3380731

RA center: 12h18m57s

DEC center: +47°1803

Pixel scale: 0.722 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.563 degrees

Field radius: 1.146 degrees


Resolution: 9516x6343

Locations: Starbase Walden, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

Data source: Backyard

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Messier 106 - QHY600 - Esprit 150 - LRGB Ha, 



    
        

            Eric Walden