Messier Catalog » M63 — NGC 5055 Sunflower Galaxy

If you look closely at this spiral galaxy, you may be able to count its approximately 400 billion stars.
M63: The Sunflower Galaxy

If you look closely at this spiral galaxy, you may be able to count its approximately 400 billion stars.

 
RA

13h 15.8m

Dec

42°2

Magnitude

8.6 ⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪⚫⚫

Size

10x6

Distance

37,000,000 light years

Season

🌼 Spring

Difficulty

🟡 Moderate