M94 (Galaxy)

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , M94 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 20° above the horizon at dusk.

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Name M94
Object type Galaxy
Other names
M94[1]
NGC 4736[2]
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
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.

Events
04 Apr 2023  –  M94 is well placed
04 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
04 Apr 2028  –  M94 is well placed
04 Apr 2029  –  M94 is well placed
04 Apr 2030  –  M94 is well placed

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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