M82

Cigar Galaxy

Designation:
M82
Object Type:
Irregular Galaxy
Right Ascention:
9h 56m
Declination:
+69° 41'
Magnitude:
8.4
Distance:
12,000,000 light years
Constellation:
Ursa Major

Image Source: NASA, ESA and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

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