Messier94 is a spiral galaxy situated in constellation Canes Venatici. It is one of the neare beyond our local group of galaxies. M94 was discoved by Pierre Mechain in 1781. Spiral galaxy M94 was classified Sab because of its extremely bright inner region.
Optics: Takahashi Mewlon300 with reducer, Pentax MS5 mount
Camera: SBIG ST-2000XM, AO7, Astronomik Type2C LRGB Filter
Exposure: L=10minutesx18, RGB=10minutesx2
Software: Stellaimage5, PhotoshopCS
Location: Yoshinaga village, Okayama Prefecture, 2007