Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 106  ·  NGC 4217  ·  NGC 4220  ·  NGC 4226  ·  NGC 4231  ·  NGC 4232  ·  NGC 4248  ·  NGC 4258
M106 LRGB uncropped, 



    
        

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M106 LRGB uncropped
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M106 LRGB uncropped

M106 LRGB uncropped, 



    
        

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M106 LRGB uncropped
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M106 LRGB uncropped

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Star 71 f/4.9 Astrograph

Imaging cameras: Atik 428EX Mono

Mounts: Advanced VX

Software: PIXINSIGHT 1.8  ·  Adobe Photoshop 6 CS Extended

Filters: Astronomik B 1.25"  ·  Astronomik G 1.25"  ·  Astronomik R 1.25"  ·  Astronomik L 1.25"

Accessory: Orion 50mm Deluxe Guidescope


Dates:April 3, 2016

Frames: 55x300" (4h 35')

Integration: 4h 35'

Avg. Moon age: 25.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 21.16%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1125663

RA center: 12h18m25s.4

DEC center: +47°1239

Pixel scale: 0.635 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -82.395 degrees

Field radius: 0.821 degrees


Resolution: 7576x5413

Locations: Alpheratz Observatory, Tecate, Baja California, Mexico

Description

Uncropped version of M106 that shows many galaxies!

Astronomik B 1.25": 10x300" bin 1x1

Astronomik G 1.25": 10x300"

Astronomik L 1.25" : 25x300" bin 1x1

Astronomik R 1.25": 10x300"

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M106 LRGB uncropped, 



    
        

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