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



    
        

            Bill Long
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M106 Galaxy

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M106 Galaxy, 



    
        

            Bill Long
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M106 Galaxy

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 16, 2020 ·  March 18, 2020 ·  March 19, 2020 ·  March 20, 2020 ·  March 21, 2020
Frames:
LRGB: 60×120(2h) bin 1×1
LRGB: 231×300(19h 15′) bin 1×1
Integration:
21h 15′
Avg. Moon age:
24.89 days
Avg. Moon phase:
23.90%

RA center: 12h18m58s.651

DEC center: +47°1815.86

Pixel scale: 0.718 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.427 degrees

Field radius: 0.559 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4377x3495

File size: 13.3 MB

Data source: Backyard

Description

M106 Galaxy, first light with the new scope and first light with my Chroma LRGB filters, versus the normal Astrodon filters I have used in the past.

21 hours of total integration, under not so good sky conditions here in the PNW, in a Bortle 5 zone.

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M106 Galaxy, 



    
        

            Bill Long

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