Deep Sky
M104
Sombraro Galaxy


Galaxy It has a bright nucleus, an unusally large central bulge.  The dark dust lane and bulge give this galaxy the appearance of a sombrero. The large bulge, central supermassive black hole, and dustlane all attract the attention of professional astronomers,the rest of us are attracted by its beauty.   It is approx 23 million light years from earth andis located in the constellation Virgo.