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Contains:  M 106, NGC 4258, NGC 4248, NGC 4220, NGC 4217
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Galaxy M106 #1, 


            Molly Wakeling
Galaxy M106 #1

Technical card

Resolution: 4509x3359

Dates:May 1, 2019

Astronomik Blue 2-inch Type 2c: 8x180" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik Green 2-inch Type 2c: 12x180" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik Luminance 2-inch Type 2c: 13x300" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik Red 2-inch Type 2c: 10x180" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.6 hours

Darks: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 26.24 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.77%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00 job: 2708442

RA center: 184.774 degrees

DEC center: 47.368 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.580 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 235.231 degrees

Field radius: 1.234 degrees

Locations: Texas Star Party, Fort Davis, Texas, United States

Data source: Traveller


Managed to pull some cool detail out in the core despite some field flattener and tracking issues! Three cheers for PixInsight!



Molly Wakeling
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Galaxy M106 #1, 


            Molly Wakeling

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