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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  M 106, NGC 4217, NGC 4226, NGC 4231, NGC 4232, NGC 4248, NGC 4258
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M106 Project. STEP 1: Halpha, 



    
        

            Edoardo Luca Radi...
M106 Project. STEP 1: Halpha
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M106 Project. STEP 1: Halpha

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 110 Triplet APO

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-2000XM

Mounts: 10 Micron GM1000 HPS

Guiding cameras: 10Micron HPS System

Software: Pixinsight

Filters: Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm


Dates:April 14, 2018

Frames:Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm: 95x600" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 15.8 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Flat darks: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 27.91 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.96%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2036017

RA center: 12h 17' 13"

DEC center: +47° 14' 38"

Pixel scale: 1.199 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.260 degrees

Field radius: 0.620 degrees


Resolution: 2968x2248

Locations: Castenedolo, Castenedolo, Italy

Description

Here the first step of my current project:

M106 Galaxy enhanced with Hydrogen alpha.
Image taken from a suburban sky.

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Edoardo Luca Radi...
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons
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M106 Project. STEP 1: Halpha, 



    
        

            Edoardo Luca Radi...

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