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    M106, 



    
        

            Roberto Colombari
    M106
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    M106

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    Astrometry.net job: 3982999

    RA center: 12h 18' 45"

    DEC center: +47° 17' 16"

    Pixel scale: 2.490 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 269.478 degrees

    Field radius: 0.282 degrees


    Resolution: 620x530

    Description

    M106
    This image is the composition of frames from the Subaru telescope (R+ band) and Hubble Space Telescope observations for the galaxy core (assembled and processed by Robert Gendler).
    The overall luminance has been colorized with a former image by Giovanni Paglioli.

    Data: NASA/ESO/NOAJ/G.Paglioli
    Processing: R. Colombari and R. Gendler

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    M106, 



    
        

            Roberto Colombari

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