M 106 (also known as NGC 4258) is a spyral galaxy located in the Canes Venatici constellation. Under the main galaxy there is a smaller one catalogued as NGC 4248. M 106 is about 23 mln l.y. and an extimated mass of 190 bln solar masses.
Awards & Acknowledgements
APOD GraG (Astronomy Picture Of the Day) — April 9th, 2020
AAPOD2 (Amateur Astronomy Picture Of the Day) — April 10th, 2020