Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 106  ·  NGC 4231  ·  NGC 4232  ·  NGC 4248  ·  NGC 4258
M106 April 9 2015, 



    
        

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M106 April 9 2015
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M106 April 9 2015

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade LX600 10"

Imaging cameras: nikon D300

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade LX600 10"

Guiding cameras: Meade Starlock

Software: Deep Sky Stacker  ·  photoshop CC 2014


Dates:April 9, 2015

Frames: 11x600" (1h 50')

Integration: 1h 50'

Avg. Moon age: 19.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 77.04%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 598323

RA center: 12h 18' 31"

DEC center: +47° 17' 34"

Pixel scale: 2.437 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 174.671 degrees

Field radius: 0.427 degrees


Resolution: 620x412

Data source: Backyard

Description

M106 is a spiral galaxy about 22 million light years away in Canes Venatici.

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M106 April 9 2015, 



    
        

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