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

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT12RCT

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY 16200A

Mounts: Astro-Physics 1100 GTO

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar Autoguider X2

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics 27TVPH

Software: CCDWare PemPro  ·  PHD Labs PHD 2 Guiding  ·  Starkeeper Software Voyager  ·  Pixinsight

Filters: Chroma Blue 2" Mounted  ·  Chroma Green 2" Mounted  ·  Chroma Red 2" Mounted  ·  Chroma Luminance 2" Mounted


Dates:Feb. 21, 2020Feb. 22, 2020Feb. 23, 2020

Frames:
Chroma Blue 2" Mounted: 38x300" (3h 10') bin 1x1
Chroma Green 2" Mounted: 41x300" (3h 25') bin 1x1
Chroma Luminance 2" Mounted: 68x300" (5h 40') bin 1x1
Chroma Red 2" Mounted: 47x300" (3h 55') bin 1x1

Integration: 16h 10'

Avg. Moon age: 28.49 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.84%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00

Mean SQM: 19.20


RA center: 12h18m55s.426

DEC center: +47°1823.100

Pixel scale: 0.625 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 44.649 degrees

Field radius: 0.301 degrees

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Resolution: 2702x2175

Data source: Backyard

Description

First light with AT12RCT. The A-P 27TVPH produces approximately .81X reduction in my configuration.

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Description: Decided I liked the full frame version. Made some color adjustments and worked on background noise profile.

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