M108 (NGC 3556) - Surfboard Galaxy
Messier 108 (NGC 3556), also known as the Surfboard Galaxy, is a barred spiral galaxy located in the constellation Ursa Major in the Ursa Major Group of galaxies. M108 is 46,000,000 light years away from Earth.
M108 is best viewed during early spring, is magnitude 10.7, and can be viewed with small telescope. M108 is 8.7' x 2.2' in apparent 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.