Messier 109 (M 109)

Introduction | Map | My Own Photos | My Own Observations | References

On this page I collect my observations of the barred spiral galaxy M 109 in the constellation Ursa Major.

 

Introduction

The galaxy M 109 in the constellation Ursa Major is a barred spiral galaxy, the bar of which is easily recognized in the eVscope.

Size: 3' x 1.5' (Stoyan)
Distance: 60 million light years (Stoyan)
Rating: * (Stoyan)

 

Map

The barred spiral galaxy M 109 in the constellation Ursa Major (Image Courtesy of SkySafari Astronomy, www.simulationcurriculum.com)

 

My Own Photos

eVscope

         

M 109 - Mar 15, 2020

 

M 109 - Mar 23, 2020

 

M 109 - Apr 21, 2020

         

M 109 - Mar 15, 2020, photo on top processed

 

M 109 - Mar 23, 2020, photo on top processed

 

M 109 - Apr 21, 2020, photo on top processed

     

M 109 - Jun 12, 2020

  M 109 - Jun 12, 2020, photo left processed    
     

M 109 - Sep 8, 2020

  M 109 - Sep 8, 2020, photo left processed    
     

M 109 - Mar 6, 2021

  M 109 - Mar 6, 2021, photo left processed    
     

M 109 - Mar 6, 2021

  M 109 - Mar 6, 2021, photo left processed    

 

My Own Observations

Observations March to June 2020

Observations September 2020

Observations March 2021

 

References

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