|M106 Galaxy Group
LAAstro.com by Bill Patterson
|Date Taken: April 9, 2005 Location: Anza, CA
Equipment: Takahashi FS152 telescope & SBIG STL11000
Notes: Scroll down to see the major galaxies in this group or press one of the links for a widefield view. The three closeups are all cropped selections from the single larger image. LRGB = 170/30/30/30 - 600 second subexposures for luminance and 300 second subexposures for each color
|M106 - Spiral Galaxy
Mag 9.3 Size 18.6' x 7.3'
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|NGC4217 - Spiral Galaxy
Mag 12.0 Size 5.2' x 1.5'
|M106 processed to bring out detail in the core|