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NGC 4565
Coma Berenices
Penryn, California
June 2004
FS-128 (ag, ST-4)
ST-10XME LRGB 15 minute subs

NGC 4565 is classified SB with a surface brightness of magnitude 12.2.  This galaxy is gas deficient meaning reduced star formation.  Note the amount of dust in the galactic plane.

NGC 4565 is at approximately 30 million light years