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Contains:  M 104, NGC 4594, Sombrero galaxy
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Messier-104 the Sombrero Galaxy
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Messier-104 the Sombrero Galaxy

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Imaging telescope or lens:Planewave CDK17

Imaging camera:Finger Lakes Instrumenttaion Proline 16803

Resolution: 2331x1563

Description

Messier-104 the Sombrero Galaxy is a lenticular galaxy in the constellation Virgo, 29.35 million light years from Earth. It has a bright nucleus, an unusually large central bulge, and a prominent dust lane.

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