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Contains:  M 106, NGC 4258, NGC 4248
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M 106 Galaxy, 





    
        

            Wanni
M 106 Galaxy

M 106 Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Meade LX200 8" GPS

Imaging camera:Atik Cameras Atik 383 L+ Color

Mount:Meade Equatorial Wedge on Tripod

Guiding telescope or lens:Meade ETX70-AT

Guiding camera:Meade DSI Pro 2

Software:Fitswork4Artemis captureAdobe Photoshop CS6

Resolution: 1367x996

Dates:June 4, 2015

Frames: 14x300" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.2 hours

Darks: ~1

Flats: ~1

Bias: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 16.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 96.09%

Temperature: 10.00

Astrometry.net job: 671649

RA center: 184.741 degrees

DEC center: 47.303 degrees

Orientation: -6.369 degrees

Field radius: 0.273 degrees

Locations: Home Observatory, Syke, Niedersachsen, Germany

Description

Conditions : full moon
B Final ) I tried to squeeze out the least faint photons of the M106 halo

M106 is a so called "peculiar galaxy", 24 Mio. Lightyears away.
Diameter 135.000 Lightyears, Magn. 8.3

Exactly one year ago I did capture the Supernova (SN 2014 bc) in M106 :

http://www.astrobin.com/99771/

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Wanni
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