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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  M 106  ·  NGC 4217  ·  NGC 4220  ·  NGC 4242  ·  NGC 4248  ·  NGC 4258  ·  NGC 4346
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Messier 106 In HaLRGB, 


            Paweł Radomski
Messier 106 In HaLRGB
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Messier 106 In HaLRGB

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SW 80 ED ED80

Imaging cameras: QHY168C

Mounts: HEQ5 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Finderscope 9x50

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM-S

Focal reducers: Skywatcher .85 FF/FR SW. 85 FF/FR

Software: PixInsight PI 1.8  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS4

Filters: Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm

Dates:April 18, 2018April 19, 2018

Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm: 89x300"

Integration: 11.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.98%

Basic astrometry details job: 3817554

RA center: 12h 18' 31"

DEC center: +46° 43' 19"

Pixel scale: 4.490 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 255.580 degrees

Field radius: 1.438 degrees

Resolution: 1920x1276

Data source: Backyard


M106 and surroundings.



Paweł Radomski
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Messier 106 In HaLRGB, 


            Paweł Radomski