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Herschel Catalog

Herschel 221 (NGC 4258)

Herschel 221 (NGC 4258) is a galaxy located within the constellation Canes Venatici. Herschel 221 is best viewed during Spring, is magnitude 8.3, and can be viewed with binoculars.

Herschel 221 is also listed in the Messier catalog as object M106.

      1. Herschel #:
      2. 221
      1. NGC:
      2. 4258
      1. Name:
      1. Type:
      2. galaxy
      1. Messier reference:
      2. M106
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 8.3
      1. Season:
      2. Spring
      1. RA:
      2. 12h 19.0m
      1. Dec:
      2. +47° 18'

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