M77 (NGC 1068) - Cetus A
Messier M77 (NGC 1068), also known as the Cetus A, is a spiral galaxy located in the constellation Cetus in the M77 Group of galaxies.
Messier M77 is best viewed during early spring, is magnitude 10.5*, and can be viewed with small telescope. It is 7 x 6' 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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