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M 106 Galaxy and companions

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 70Da
Mounts
iOptron GEM28
Filters
Astronomik UV-IR Block L-3 Clip Filter
Software
Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight · Adobe Lightroom 6 (Adobe Lightroom)
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
TS-Optics Deluxe 50 mm Guiding/Finder scope with micro focusing
Guiding Cameras
Lacerta MGEN 2

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 28, 2022
Frames:
Astronomik UV-IR Block L-3 Clip Filter: 108x120" (3h 36') ISO1600 f/5.6
Integration:
3h 36'
Darks:
43
Flats:
74
Bias:
47
Avg. Moon age:
27.12 days
Avg. Moon phase:
6.44%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.00
Temperature:
1.00

RA center: 12h18m01s.60

DEC center: +47°1519.6

Pixel scale: 2.154 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.643 degrees

Field radius: 1.753 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4873x3258

Locations: Derendingen 454m, Solothurn, SO, Switzerland

Data source: Backyard

Description

My GEM28 worked very well last night. No freezes this time.
And what a beautiful (but cold) night.

f/5.6, 2x Drizzled and resized to original resolution

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