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Technical card

Resolution: 2912x2123

Dates:March 10, 2018

Astrodon 5nm Ha: 9x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Blue filter: 17x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Green filter: 15x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Red filter: 16x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance E-Series: 30x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 10.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.05 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.51% job: 1960126

RA center: 184.476 degrees

DEC center: 47.394 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.474 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 273.413 degrees

Field radius: 0.738 degrees

Locations: Home observatory, Totnes, Devon, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard


Imaged over the last few weeks and pleased to see the faintest of hints of Ha spiralling out of the core of M106. The image is a slight crop.

I have time yet to capture further data but frustrated with UK weather . . . what's new :-).

Thanks for looking & CS!



Barry Wilson
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            Barry Wilson

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