HD 106112 Group in Camelopardalis

Located at: RA 12 hours 11 minutes 18 seconds, Dec +77 degrees 29 minutes 00 seconds

Size: 17' Magnitude: 4.7 Class: Asterism

North is up

West to the right

Telescope:

 8" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

  ST-8XME, self-guided, binned 1x1, temp -25c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56

Image:

Lumicon Red filter, 180 minutes  (18 x 10 minute subs) 4/13/2010; seeing 1.4-3.2 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 1.6.1, Photoshop 7.0

Location:

 Rolling Roof Observatory, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360 (+34d 13m 29s -118h 52m 20s)

Notes: From the Sky & Telescope Deep Sky Wonders column by Sue French ("Between the Bears", April 2010, pg 65-67). Name from the Deep Sky Hunters (a Yahoo group) database. Listed as HD 106112 Group. The designation stands for the brightest star's Henry Draper Catalogue number. The small on-edge Galaxy to the west (right) is UGC 7086 (2.7' x 0.3', 15.1 mag, Cl: Sb)