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M 106

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 120

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM cool

Mounts: Astro-Physics 1100 GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron 50mm Finder Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Ultrastar

Focal reducers: Skywatcher Field Flattener

Software: PixInsight 1.8 Ripley  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Cartes du Ciel  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Paint Shop Pro 8

Filters: ZWO RED  ·  ZWO GREEN  ·  ZWO LUM  ·  ZWO BLUE

Accessory: Starizona Microtouch Autofocuser Micro Touch Auto Focuser


Dates:April 7, 2018

Frames:
ZWO BLUE: 75x120" -20C
ZWO GREEN: 75x120" -20C
ZWO LUM: 220x120" -20C
ZWO RED: 75x120" -20C

Integration: 14.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.42 days

Avg. Moon phase: 57.69%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2066204

RA center: 12h 18' 54"

DEC center: +47° 18' 10"

Pixel scale: 0.913 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 55.388 degrees

Field radius: 0.734 degrees


Resolution: 4624x3488

Data source: Backyard

Description

M 106 images taken over several nights in April 2018 from backyard observatory, light green/ dark green border light pollution, very breezy fair seeing. North West Illinois USA

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