Caldwell 36 (NGC 4559) is a spiral galaxy located within the constellation Coma Berenices.
C36 is best viewed during Spring, is magnitude 9.8*, and can be viewed with large binoculars. It is 10 x 4' in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size.
- spiral galaxy
- Coma Berenices
- large binoculars
- 10 x 4'
- 12 36.0
- +27 58'
* The naked eye can see up to magnitude 8 objects under ideal dark sky conditions.