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Herschel Catalog

Herschel 136 (NGC 3034) - Cigar Galaxy

Herschel 136 (NGC 3034), also known as Cigar Galaxy, is a galaxy located within the constellation Ursa Major. Herschel 136 is best viewed during Spring, is magnitude 8.4, and can be viewed with binoculars.

Herschel 136 is also listed in the Messier catalog as object M82.

      1. Herschel #:
      2. 136
      1. NGC:
      2. 3034
      1. Name:
      2. Cigar Galaxy
      1. Type:
      2. galaxy
      1. Messier reference:
      2. M82
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 8.4
      1. Season:
      2. Spring
      1. RA:
      2. 9h 55.0m
      1. Dec:
      2. +69° 41'

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