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Contains:  M 106, NGC 4258

Image of the day 05/14/2012

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    M 106 in Canes Venatici, 



    
        

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    M 106 in Canes Venatici
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    M 106 in Canes Venatici

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    Dates:May 10, 2012May 11, 2012

    Frames:
    Astrodon Series E L: 18x900" -10C bin 1x1
    Ha: 12x600" -10C bin 1x1
    Astrodon Series E B: 9x600" -10C bin 1x1
    Astrodon Series E G: 9x600" -10C bin 1x1
    Astrodon Series E R: 9x600" -10C bin 1x1

    Integration: 11.0 hours

    Flats: ~20

    Bias: ~20

    Avg. Moon age: 20.22 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 69.86%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

    Temperature: 8.00


    Basic astrometry details

    Astrometry.net job: 83430

    RA center: 12h 18' 54"

    DEC center: +47° 18' 14"

    Pixel scale: 0.979 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: -90.108 degrees

    Field radius: 0.236 degrees


    Resolution: 1379x1053

    Locations: Home observatory, Mason, Ohio, United States

    Data source: Backyard

    Description

    M 106 has always been one of my favorites with regards to color and structure.

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