M94 (NGC 4736) is a spiral galaxy located within the constellation Canes Venatici in the CVn I Group of galaxies.
M94 is best viewed during early spring, is magnitude 9.5*, and can be viewed with large binoculars. It is 7 x 3' 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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