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NGC 4536
Penryn, California
April 2005
FS-128 (ag, ST-4)
ST-10XME LLRGB 15 minute subs

NGC 4536 is a classified  SBbc with a surface brightness of  13.8, red shift distance is 83 Mly .  NGC 4536 is a starburst galaxy with star formation occurring in the arms and a stable older population of stars in the core area.

Recent studies indicate the long trailing arms may be a ring as opposed to part of the arm structure.