Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 106  ·  NGC 4217  ·  NGC 4220  ·  NGC 4248  ·  NGC 4258  ·  NGC 4288
M106, 



    
        

            Sören Ottenhof
M106
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M106, 



    
        

            Sören Ottenhof
M106
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher ED80

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 450D Full Spectrum

Mounts: HEQ5 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher ED80

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot Autoguider

Focal reducers: Skywatcher 0.85x Focal Reducer

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS6

Filters: Hutech IDAS LPS-P2 2"


Dates:Feb. 22, 2014Feb. 23, 2014

Frames:Hutech IDAS LPS-P2 2": 30x600"

Integration: 5.0 hours

Darks: ~17

Flats: ~21

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 22.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.74%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 689985

RA center: 12h 17' 25"

DEC center: +47° 18' 32"

Pixel scale: 2.054 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.036 degrees

Field radius: 1.348 degrees


Resolution: 3959x2581

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M106, 



    
        

            Sören Ottenhof