Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 106  ·  NGC 4217  ·  NGC 4220  ·  NGC 4248  ·  NGC 4258

Image of the day 03/08/2019

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    Messier 106 'complete', 



    
        

            Marcel Drechsler
    Messier 106 'complete'
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    Messier 106 'complete'

    Image of the day 03/08/2019

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      Messier 106 'complete', 



    
        

            Marcel Drechsler
      Messier 106 'complete'
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      Messier 106 'complete'

      Technical card

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Rowe-Ackermann Schmidt Astrograph

      Imaging cameras: ZWO Optical ZWO ASI 1600MM cool

      Mounts: Celestron CGE pro

      Guiding telescopes or lenses: Baader Vario Finder 60mm

      Guiding cameras: LACERTA MGEN

      Software: firecapture  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  Stellarium  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsinght 1.8 RC7  ·  Deep SkyStacker 3.3.4

      Filters: Baader Luminance 2"  ·  Baader B 2"  ·  Baader G 2"  ·  Baader R 2"  ·  Baader f/2 Highspeed 2" H-Alpha Filter


      Dates:Feb. 26, 2019

      Frames:
      Baader B 2": 180x50" (2h 30') (gain: 139.00) bin 1x1
      Baader G 2": 180x50" (2h 30') bin 1x1
      Baader Luminance 2": 705x30" (5h 52' 30") (gain: 139.00) bin 1x1
      Baader R 2": 180x50" (2h 30') (gain: 139.00) bin 1x1
      Baader f/2 Highspeed 2" H-Alpha Filter: 100x150" (4h 10') (gain: 139.00) bin 1x1

      Integration: 17h 32' 30"

      Avg. Moon age: 22.15 days

      Avg. Moon phase: 50.03%


      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 4648242

      RA center: 12h 17' 19"

      DEC center: +47° 24' 10"

      Pixel scale: 1.263 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 280.479 degrees

      Field radius: 1.023 degrees


      Resolution: 4652x3516

      Locations: Sternwarte am Bärenstein, Bärenstein, Sachsen, Germany

      Data source: Backyard

      Description

      For this image of the spiral galaxy M106, additional H-alpha data were prepared and included in the image. The H-alpha filaments, rising from the core region are now clearly visible.

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        B

      B

      Description: Very gentle AI sharpening. No extra artificial details were added.

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      Messier 106 'complete', 



    
        

            Marcel Drechsler