Messier 98 (M 98)

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

On this page I collect my observations of the spiral galaxy M 98 in the constellation Coma Berenices.

 

Introduction

According to Karkoschka, the spiral galaxy M 98 in the constellation Coma Berenices is elongated and not particularly structured in its core region. According to SkySafari, it is seen edge-on and has a bright core, which I can confirm with my eVscope photos.

Size: 5' x 2' (Stoyan)
Distance: 60 million light years
Rating: * (Stoyan)

 

Map

The spiral galaxy M 98 in the constellation Coma Berenices (Image Courtesy of SkySafari Astronomy, www.simulationcurriculum.com)

 

My Own Photos

eVscope

         

M 98 - Mar 23, 2020

 

M 98 - Mar 24, 2020

 

M 98 - Mar 25, 2020

         

M 98 - Mar 23, 2020, processed

 

M 98 - Mar 24, 2020, processed

 

M 98 - Mar 25, 2020, processed

 

My Own Observations

Observations March 2020

 

References

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