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Contains:  M 106, M106, NGC 4217, NGC 4220, NGC 4248, NGC 4258, NGC4217, NGC4218, NGC4220, NGC4226, NGC4231, NGC4232, NGC4248
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Messier 106 & friends, 


            Barry Wilson
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Messier 106 & friends

Technical card

Dates:Feb. 23, 2020

Astrodon 5nm Ha: 24x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Blue filter: 24x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Green filter: 24x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Red filter: 24x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance E-Series: 42x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 27.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 29.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.02% job: 3482390

RA center: 12h 17' 31"

DEC center: +47° 31' 29"

Pixel scale: 2.096 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.245 degrees

Field radius: 0.971 degrees

Resolution: 2661x2013

Locations: Entre Encinas y Estrellas E-EyE, Fregenal de la Sierra, Extremadura, Spain

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura


Classic presentation of M106 in context with its neighbouring galaxies. I have also cheekily blended the higher resolution M106 from a previous image taken with the TEC140.

Data acquisition: Barry Wilson & Steve Milne
Processing: Barry Wilson



Barry Wilson
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Messier 106 & friends, 


            Barry Wilson

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Entre Encinas y Estrellas (e-EyE)