Jim Burnell's CCD Images - M106 Region
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M106 Region
Object: M106Region
Spiral Galaxy and neighbors
Const.: Ursa Major
Camera: SXV-H9 Scope: Tele Vue NP101 Mount: Losmandy Titan
Filter(s): IR block Exposure: 8x8m
This image of the M106 region in Ursa Major, was acquired using an SXV-H9 CCD camera mounted on a Tele Vue NP101, a 101mm f/5.4 apochromatic refractor. This image is a stack of 8 eight-minute exposures that were calibrated, defect-corrected and stacked using AIP4Win Version 2. This image has been resampled down from its original size of 1376x1040.
The map below identifies the brighter galaxies in this image.
M106 Region