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Contains:  M 106, NGC 4231, NGC 4232, NGC 4248, NGC 4258
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M106, 



    
        

            Frank Kane
M106
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Technical card


Dates:April 27, 2020

Frames: 244x60"

Integration: 4.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.56%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3468277

RA center: 12h 18' 24"

DEC center: +47° 20' 2"

Pixel scale: 1.114 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 265.563 degrees

Field radius: 0.498 degrees


Resolution: 2614x1877

Locations: My Driveway, Winter Springs, FL, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

The galaxy M106. I tried using my one-shot-color ZWO ASI MC294 Pro camera on this one, but was still plagued by calibration issues that resulted in a lot of blotchy noise that I just couldn't get rid of.

Back to my mono CCD's with filters.

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Frank Kane
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Revisions

  • M106, 



    
        

            Frank Kane
    Original
  • Final
    M106, 



    
        

            Frank Kane
    B

B

Description: Re-did this target using a CCD camera instead of CMOS.

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M106, 



    
        

            Frank Kane