The galaxy M 94

Image of M 94
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , M 94 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:25 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 23° above the north-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:50.

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Name M 94
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 4736
Position
Constellation:Canes Venatici
Magnitude:8.24 (V) [2]
8.96 (B) [2]
6.03 (J) [2]
5.35 (H) [2]
5.11 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.72
Hubble type:SABa
Right ascension:12h50m [2]
Declination:+41°07' [2]
Distance:4.4 Mpc
14.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.00
Events
03 Apr 2020  –  M94 is well placed
04 Apr 2021  –  M94 is well placed
04 Apr 2022  –  M94 is well placed
04 Apr 2023  –  M94 is well placed
03 Apr 2024  –  M94 is well placed
04 Apr 2025  –  M94 is well placed
04 Apr 2026  –  M94 is well placed
04 Apr 2027  –  M94 is well placed

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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