Imaging telescope or lens: Takahashi FSQ-106EDXIII
Guiding telescope or lens: Takahashi FSQ-106EDXIII
Guiding camera: Lodestar
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 13x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 13x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 18x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 13x300" bin 1x1
Integration: 6.2 hours
Avg. Moon age: 10.00 days
Avg. Moon phase: 39.89%
Astrometry.net job: 477188
RA center: 184.312 degrees
DEC center: 47.229 degrees
Pixel scale: 1.307 arcsec/pixel
Orientation: -179.842 degrees
Field radius: 0.614 degrees
Locations: Home Observatory, Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Data from several months ago taken at home observatory in suburban Atlanta. This is my first test of the focal extender for the FSQ-106. Although it does increase the "reach" of the FSQ there's no substitute for aperture...some else my long list of things I 'desperately need' to survive or else all is lost and I can never do anything ever again in imaging....
M106 and surrounding galaxies...pretty cool as I didn't know the field very well and didn't expect NGC 4217, NGC 4248 and all the others.
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