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"

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron EdgeHD 800
Imaging Cameras
Atik 460 EX Mono
Mounts
Celestron Advanced VX
Filters
Baader Planetarium LRGB 1.25"
Accessories
Astro Physics CCDT67
Software
PixInsight · Kstars team Kstars
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
TS Optics 60mm Guidescope
Guiding Cameras
Lacerta MGEN2

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 9, 2016
Frames:
84x120" (2h 48') -20C bin 1x1
Integration:
2h 48'
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: 12h18m56s.9

DEC center: +47°1828

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

Comments

Revisions

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    Original
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    B
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    C
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    D

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