M64 (NGC 4826) - Blackeye Galaxy
Messier M64 (NGC 4826), also known as the Blackeye Galaxy, is a spiral galaxy located in the constellation Coma Berenices in the CVn I Group of galaxies.
Messier M64 is best viewed during late spring, is magnitude 9.0*, and can be viewed with large binoculars. It is 9.3 x 5.4' in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size.
* The naked eye can see up to magnitude 8 objects under ideal dark sky conditions.
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