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|Description:||This is an edge-on spiral galaxy similar to our Milky Way. It is thought to contain a small, hundred solar mass black hole at its center.|
|Distance:||30 million light years|
|Apparent Size:||14.9' x 2.0'|
|Date:||6 & 7 February 2005|
|Equipment:||12.5" RC @ f/9, ST10XME, AO-7, MI-250|
|Exposure:||LRGB: 160-30-30-35 minutes|