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 Ashburn (click to change), M 94 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:33 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 84° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:58, 87° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:58, when it sinks to 25° above your north-western horizon.

Name M 94
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 4736
Constellation:Canes Venatici
Magnitude:8.24 (V)[1]
8.96 (B)[1]
5.35 (H)[1]
5.11 (K)[1]
6.03 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.72
Hubble type:SABa
Right Ascension:12h50m [1]
Declination:+41°07' [1]
Distance:5.1 Mpc
16.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.31




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