Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 106  ·  NGC 4217  ·  NGC 4226  ·  NGC 4231  ·  NGC 4232  ·  NGC 4248  ·  NGC 4258
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Messier 106 and NGC4217, 



    
        

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Messier 106 and NGC4217
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Messier 106 and NGC4217

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Messier 106 and NGC4217, 



    
        

            Péter Feltóti
Messier 106 and NGC4217
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Messier 106 and NGC4217

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 200/800 carbon Newton astrograph

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 600D(a)

Mounts: SkyWatcher NEQ6 PRO belt modified

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 53 mm mini (for guiding)

Guiding cameras: Mgen guide camera

Focal reducers: Skywatcher F4 coma corrector

Accessory: Lacerta Mgen autoguider


Dates:April 1, 2017

Frames: 204x300" (17h)

Integration: 17h

Avg. Moon age: 4.91 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.87%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1532697

RA center: 12h16m51s.8

DEC center: +47°1330

Pixel scale: 2.640 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.033 degrees

Field radius: 0.903 degrees


Resolution: 2048x1365

Locations: Zselic Starlight Park, Kaposvár, Hungary; Tardos, Tardos, Hungary; Mezőfalva, Mezőfalva, Hungary

Description

I expected a little more from this material, but majority of the sub-expos were acquired under light polluted sky, so I'm not fully satisfied with this result. Background noise is a bit much considering the 204 pcs of subs.

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    Original
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    B
  • Final
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    C

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Messier 106 and NGC4217, 



    
        

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