Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 106  ·  NGC 4217  ·  NGC 4242  ·  NGC 4258  ·  NGC 4357  ·  The star 3 CVn
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NGC 4258  -  M 106 Galaxy Cluster, 



    
        

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NGC 4258  -  M 106 Galaxy Cluster
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NGC 4258 - M 106 Galaxy Cluster

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NGC 4258  -  M 106 Galaxy Cluster, 



    
        

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NGC 4258  -  M 106 Galaxy Cluster
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NGC 4258 - M 106 Galaxy Cluster

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 7, 2021
Frames:
36×300(3h)
Integration:
3h
Avg. Moon age:
25.65 days
Avg. Moon phase:
16.07%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 6393572

RA center: 12h18m52s.8

DEC center: +47°2020

Pixel scale: 2.468 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.092 degrees

Field radius: 2.467 degrees

Resolution: 5870x4169

File size: 7.6 MB

Locations: Tierra Del Sol, Tierra Del Sol, CA, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Messier_106

ConstellationCanes Venatici
Right ascension                12h 18m 57.5s
Declination                        +47° 18′ 14″
Redshift                              448 ± 3 km/s
Distance                              23.7 ± 1.5 Mly (7 ± 0.5 Mpc)
Apparent magnitude (V)    8.4
Type                                      SAB(s)bc
Size                                      135,000 ly (in diameter)
Apparent size (V)               18′.6 × 7′.2
Notable features                Megamaser galaxy, Seyfert II galaxy.

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NGC 4258  -  M 106 Galaxy Cluster, 



    
        

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