Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 106  ·  NGC 4217  ·  NGC 4220  ·  NGC 4248  ·  NGC 4258
M106 Reprocessed and cropped, 


M106 Reprocessed and cropped
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M106 Reprocessed and cropped

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM

Imaging cameras: Canon XSi Digital Rebel

Mounts: AP1200 GTO Goto

Software: Binary Rivers Backyard EOS  ·  Noel Carboni's Astro Tools for PhotoShop Processing Tools

Filters: Astronomik Clip CLS

Dates:Feb. 12, 2013

Frames: 37x420" (4h 19')

Integration: 4h 19'

Avg. Moon age: 2.32 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.98%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 117490

RA center: 12h 17' 46"

DEC center: +47° 18' 22"

Pixel scale: 2.744 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.118 degrees

Field radius: 1.189 degrees

Resolution: 620x410

Locations: Home Observatory, Tucson, AZ, United States


Sky plot

Sky plot


M106 Reprocessed and cropped,