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Contains:  M 106, NGC 4217, NGC 4226, NGC 4231, NGC 4232, NGC 4248, NGC 4258
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M106 Region, 


            Nikhil Joshi
M106 Region
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M106 Region

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Telescope Engineering Company 140ED

Imaging cameras: SBIG 8300M

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach-1 GTO

Guiding cameras: SBIG OAG8300 with ST-i

Focal reducers: Astro Physics Quad TCC

Software: PixInsight  ·  Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [B]  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [G]  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [R]

Dates:April 27, 2019

Frames: 39x300"

Integration: 3.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.65 days

Avg. Moon phase: 44.66%

Basic astrometry details job: 2990752

RA center: 12h 17' 14"

DEC center: +47° 13' 12"

Pixel scale: 1.577 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 177.490 degrees

Field radius: 0.732 degrees

Resolution: 2698x1972

Data source: Traveller



Nikhil Joshi
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • M106 Region, 


            Nikhil Joshi
  • M106 Region, 


            Nikhil Joshi
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    M106 Region, 


            Nikhil Joshi


Description: Learned more about MLT in Pixinsight and used Starnet to process galaxies separately from stars.

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M106 Region, 


            Nikhil Joshi

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