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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Galaxy M 106 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 18.6' x 7.2' Magnitude: 8.4 Also known as NGC 4258, CGCG 243-67, CGCG 244-3, MCG 8-22-104, PGC 39600, UGC 7353, V V 448
Credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA), and R. Gendler (for the Hubble Heritage Team). Acknowledgment: J. GaBany
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Data Sheet

12h 18m 57s
47º 18' 25''
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21 M light years
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