M106, galaxy in Canes Venatici

2014 Mar 29, Vantaa

Canon 550D

LXD75 Newtonian reflector (150 mm) , f/5

18 x 300 s at ISO400,  PHD-guiding

Processed with Iris, levels with Photoshop Elements.

Image width is about 1,1°. Besides M106, also other galaxies can be seen, e.g. NGC4217 on the right bottom corner.

For larger size, click here.