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



    
        

            Olivier Ravayrol
M106 Galaxy
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M106 Galaxy, 



    
        

            Olivier Ravayrol
M106 Galaxy
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 200mm f/5 Newtonian

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro

Mounts: Orion Sirius EQ-G (HEQ5) - belt mod

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO OAG

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI174MM Mini

Focal reducers: Baader Planetarium MPCC Mark III Coma Corrector

Software: Adobe Phosotshop CS5  ·  Adobe Lightroom 5.4  ·  SIRIL

Filters: Astronomik LRGB 1.25"  ·  Astronomik CLS CCD 1.25

Accessory: ZWO EAF Electronic Auto Focuser  ·  ZWO EFW 8 x 1.25″/31mm  ·  CatsEye TELETUBE - INFINITY - BLACKCAT  ·  Lacerta Flatfieldbox 290mm  ·  Pierro-Astro USB autoguider


Dates:March 19, 2020April 12, 2021April 14, 2021May 3, 2021

Frames:
Astronomik CLS CCD 1.25: 44x360" (4h 24') (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik LRGB 1.25": 8x360" (48') (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik LRGB 1.25": 105x180" (5h 15') (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 2x2

Integration: 10h 27'

Darks: ~29

Flats: ~29

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 12.35 days

Avg. Moon phase: 19.82%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Mean FWHM: 7.60

Temperature: 8.25


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4489006

RA center: 12h 18' 57"

DEC center: +47° 20' 2"

Pixel scale: 0.780 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 103.484 degrees

Field radius: 0.579 degrees


Resolution: 4219x3281

Locations: Observatoire personnel, Tournefeuille, Haute-Garonne, France

Data source: Backyard

Description

M106 Galaxy
L-RGB
Bin1x1 L:5h24mn, Bin2x2 R:1h45mn, G:1h30mn & B:1h39mm exposure time
200/1000 mm Newton telescope
Camera ZWO ASI1600MM Pro
Preprocessing with SIRIL
Image processing with Photoshop
Final touch with Lightroom

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