Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 106  ·  NGC 4231  ·  NGC 4232  ·  NGC 4248  ·  NGC 4258
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M106

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher ED80 Pro

Imaging cameras: Atik 314L+

Mounts: Sky-Watcher NEQ6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 9x50 finder/guider

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5

Focal reducers: Sky-Watcher 0.85x for 80ED

Software: photoshop  ·  GradientXterminator  ·  Stellarium  ·  Atik ArtemisCCD  ·  Astro Art AA5

Filters: Baader L 1.25'' Filter  ·  Baader B 1.25'' Filter  ·  Baader G 1.25'' Filter  ·  Baader R 1.25'' Filter

Accessory: Atik EFW2 Filter Wheel


Dates:May 26, 2013

Frames:
Baader B 1.25'' Filter: 9x300" (45') bin 1x1
Baader G 1.25'' Filter: 9x300" (45') -10C bin 1x1
Baader L 1.25'' Filter: 9x300" (45') -10C bin 1x1
Baader R 1.25'' Filter: 9x300" (45') -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 3h

Flats: ~35

Flat darks: ~35

Bias: ~35

Avg. Moon age: 16.31 days

Avg. Moon phase: 97.33%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 111149

RA center: 12h 19' 0"

DEC center: +47° 15' 43"

Pixel scale: 2.130 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -110.147 degrees

Field radius: 0.585 degrees


Resolution: 1584x1184

Locations: home garden, lincoln, United Kingdom

Description

M106 a near full moon this night

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