Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 106  ·  NGC 4248  ·  NGC 4258
"Burn baby burn - Messier 106", 



    
        

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"Burn baby burn - Messier 106"
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"Burn baby burn - Messier 106"

"Burn baby burn - Messier 106", 



    
        

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"Burn baby burn - Messier 106"
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"Burn baby burn - Messier 106"

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 800

Imaging cameras: Atik 460 EX Mono

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TS Optics 60mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN2

Focal reducers: Astro Physics CCDT67

Software: PixInsight  ·  Kstars team Kstars

Filters: Baader Planetarium LRGB 1.25"


Dates:April 9, 2016

Frames: 84x120" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.8 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~93

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 2.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.23%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1288610

RA center: 12h 18' 56"

DEC center: +47° 18' 28"

Pixel scale: 0.633 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -102.690 degrees

Field radius: 0.280 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1329

Description

Testing the AP CCDT67 reducer. Coma is visible , but it's much better than with my previous reducer.

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Rev D : Another try to improve the image. I guess 2.8h of data just isn't enough to reveal more structure

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