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Credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA), and R. Gendler (for the Hubble Heritage Team). Acknowledgment: J. GaBany
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Galaxy M 106

Galaxy in Canes Venatici constellation (The Hunting Dogs). Also known as NGC 4258, CGCG 243-67, CGCG 244-3, MCG 8-22-104, PGC 39600, UGC 7353, V V 448.
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18.6' x 7.2'
12h 18m 57s
47º 18' 25''
0.0015
8.40
13.60
SBbc
21 M light years

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