Messier 94 (M 94)

Introduction | Map | Sketch | My Own Observations | References

On this page I collect my observations of the galaxy M 94 in the constallation Canes Venatici.

 

Introduction

The galaxy M 94 in the constellation Canes Venatici has, according to Karkoschka, a bright prominent circular core. Only in the telescope, weak structures can be recognized. During my observations, the galaxy, as expected, did not show more than a weak glow...

Size: 3' (Stoyan)
Distance: 20,000,000 light years (Stoyan)
Rating: ** (Stoyan).

 

Map

M 94 in Canes Venatici/Jagdhunde

 

My Own Observations

I approached M 94 in Mühlhausen / Kraichgau in mid-May 2017 with the Sky-Watcher Explorer 150PDS on the GoTo mount.

 

References

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