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Date/Location February 19, 2010 Wildwood Pines Observatory, Earl, NC
Camera and Settings SBIG ST-2000XCM CCD Camera -20°C
Telescope Orion 190mm Maksutov-Newtonian f5.3
Mount Parallax HD150
Exposure 60 minutes (6 x 10 min)
Processing CCDOpts, Image Plus 3.0, Photoshop
Other M106 mag. 8.43 spiral galaxy in Canes Venatici. Size 17.0 x 7.4 arcminutes. Note NGC4248, 12.6 mag. spiral galaxy to top right of image, size 2.0 x 0.9 arcminutes
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