M106

M106, NGC 4258

Name: M106
Alternate Name: NGC 4258
Constellation: Canes Venatici
Distance: 23,700,000 Light Years
Magnitude: 9.1
Size: 18.6 x 7.2 Arc Minutes
Type: Spiral Galaxy
Discovered: Pierre Mechain July 1781

Telescope: Televue NP101
Camera: QSI 683
Mount: Losmandy G11
Exposure: L=8×300 Seconds R=8×300 Seconds G=8×300 Seconds B=8×300 Seconds

Full size is 2149 × 1719 pixels

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