M94   NGC 4736

Object Type Galaxy Sb
Constellation Canes Venatici
Magnitude 8.1
Size 14.0' x 12.0'

M94 is a bright face-on, spiral galaxy in Canes Venatici. It is easily visible as an eliptical patch of light in an 8" telescope.

This image is a combination of 3, 3 minute exposures.
Meade 416xt CCD, 300mm f/6 newtonian telescope at prime focus.

Combination of 10, 3 minute images unfiltered.
SBIG STL-1001E CCD. 20" f/6.8 Dall-Kirkham cassegrain telescope at prime focus.