Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 106  ·  NGC 4248  ·  NGC 4258
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Vixen VC 200L

Imaging cameras: Atik 460 EX

Mounts: CGEM DX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT65EDQ

Focal reducers: Vixen Focal Reducer 0.71x

Software: PHD guiding  ·  SequenceGeneratorPro  ·  photoshop  ·  CCDStack 2+

Filters: Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 LRGB

Accessory: Atik EFW2


Dates:April 18, 2014

Frames: 54x360" (5h 24')

Integration: 5h 24'

Avg. Moon age: 18.05 days

Avg. Moon phase: 88.31%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 365967

RA center: 12h 18' 57"

DEC center: +47° 18' 14"

Pixel scale: 1.027 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -88.373 degrees

Field radius: 0.339 degrees


Resolution: 1870x1462

Locations: Meadowlark Ridge Observatory, New Glarus, Wisconsin, United States

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