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Catalogue and alternative designations
M63, NGC 5055, Sunflower galaxy
113 15.8, +42.2
Camera and Telescope
QSI 583 WSG, 20cm Maksutov Newtonian courtesy
LRGB 60:30:30:30 with Astrodon series 2 filters
A bright and very attractive spiral with very intricate structure. The size is about 3' x 2' and the magnitude is 8.6.