Catalogue and alternative designations M104, NGC4594, Sombrero galaxy 


Type Spiral Galaxy 
Position  12 40.0, -11 37
Constellation Virgo
Camera and Telescope STL11000M and 31.75 cm Ritchey Chretien
Focal Ratio F9
Exposure Details LRGB 160:60:60:60 with Astrodon filters
Description M104 is one of the best known galaxies in the sky and bright enough to be easily seen in binoculars although it isn't particularly large.