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M106 (03/02/2017), 



    
        

            Isaac Garfinkle
M106 (03/02/2017)
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M106 (03/02/2017)

M106 (03/02/2017), 



    
        

            Isaac Garfinkle
M106 (03/02/2017)
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M106 (03/02/2017)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Pro 120ED

Imaging cameras: Atik 460EX Mono

Mounts: Sky-Watcher AZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI174MM

Focal reducers: Sky-Watcher 0.85 FR/FF 120ED

Software: Lightroom CC  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  PHD2  ·  Pixinsight 1.8  ·  Artemis Capture

Filters: L  ·  R  ·  G  ·  B

Accessory: Kendrick Dew Heater  ·  Rigel Systems QuickFinder  ·  Atik EFW2  ·  Moonlite Synta Standard focuser with 4.5" tube


Dates:March 2, 2017

Frames:
B: 18x300" (1h 30') -7C bin 1x1
G: 17x300" (1h 25') -7C bin 1x1
L: 49x300" (4h 5') -7C bin 1x1
R: 18x300" (1h 30') -7C bin 1x1

Integration: 8h 30'

Darks: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 4.15 days

Avg. Moon phase: 18.27%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1491970

RA center: 12h 18' 50"

DEC center: +47° 18' 21"

Pixel scale: 1.190 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 274.246 degrees

Field radius: 0.549 degrees


Resolution: 2620x2044

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M106 (03/02/2017), 



    
        

            Isaac Garfinkle