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Contains:  M 106, NGC 4258, NGC 4248, NGC 4232, NGC 4231
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M106 - The Splendid Galaxy (HaLRGB)

Technical card

Resolution: 1896x1566

Dates:April 16, 2018April 17, 2018

Astronomik Deep-Sky B: 12x300" -20C bin 2x2
Astronomik Deep-Sky G: 12x300" -20C bin 2x2
Astronomik Deep-Sky R: 12x300" -20C bin 2x2
Astronomik H-Alpha 6nm CCD: 12x300" -20C bin 2x2
Astronomik L-2 UV-IR Block: 34x600" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.7 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 0.97 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.38%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 2033405

RA center: 184.712 degrees

DEC center: 47.327 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.391 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 108.379 degrees

Field radius: 0.475 degrees

Locations: Home, Bergisches Land, Germany

Data source: Backyard


Galaxy time... :-) I love this wonderful one with it's dirty brown colored core and the nice H-Alpha regions. Hope you like it!



Frank Breslawski
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


M106 - The Splendid Galaxy (HaLRGB), 


            Frank Breslawski

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