M94

M94
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M94

This is an image of M94, also known as NGC 4736. It is a barred spiral galaxy about 16 million light years away in the constellation Canes Venatici. This galaxy has an inner and outer ring structure. The inner ring is a strong star formation region and can be seen as the blue ring structure in the picture. The outer ring measures over 600 arcseconds in diameter and is actually a complex structure of spiral arms.
SPECIFICATIONS
Telescope ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Telescope
Officina Stellare ProRC 700
Camera ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Camera
FLI PL16803
Location ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Location
Oria, Almería, Spain
Date of observation ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Date of observation
29 September 2021
Filters ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Filters
Astrodon LRGB 2GEN
Processing ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Processing
Pixinsight and Photoshop
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