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Astronomical distances to galaxies behind M106 , 



    
        

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Astronomical distances to galaxies behind M106
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Astronomical distances to galaxies behind M106

Astronomical distances to galaxies behind M106 , 



    
        

            alpheratzlaboratory
Astronomical distances to galaxies behind M106
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Astronomical distances to galaxies behind M106

Technical card

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

Imaging cameras: Atik 428EX Mono

Software: PIXINSIGHT 1.8

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

Accessory: Orion 50mm Deluxe Guidescope


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1285630

RA center: 12h18m25s.4

DEC center: +47°1239

Pixel scale: 2.647 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 262.409 degrees

Field radius: 0.822 degrees


Resolution: 1818x1299

Description

al=Lightyears

This was calculated using the distance modulus, it was converted to parsecs and then to Lightyears

Calculated in Excel

The image was taken by me.

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": 10x30

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Astronomical distances to galaxies behind M106 , 



    
        

            alpheratzlaboratory