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



    
        

            Frank Kane
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            Frank Kane
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Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Sky-Watcher StarLux 190MN
Imaging Cameras
Atik 383L+
Mounts
Software Bisque Paramount MyT
Filters
Astronomik L R G B
Accessories
MoonLite Focuser w/High Res Stepper Motor
Software
Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 27, 2020
Frames:
244x60" (4h 4')
Integration:
4h 4'
Avg. Moon age:
4.06 days
Avg. Moon phase:
17.56%

RA center: 12h18m23s.95

DEC center: +47°2003.7

Pixel scale: 1.114 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 94.391 degrees

Field radius: 0.498 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 2614x1877

Locations: Merritt Island home, Merritt Island, 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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  • M106, 



    
        

            Frank Kane
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  • 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