Pictures taken using the Nevada County Campus Robotic Telescope

M101 - NGC5457 - The Pinwheel Galaxy
(Wikipedia article)
Type: Spiral Galaxy
Magnitude: 7.9
Size (arc minutes): 22
Distance (Light years) : 27 million
Constellation: UMa - Ursa Major
Right Ascension: 14h 03.2m
Declination: +54° 21'
Exposure: 30 sec

NCC Robotic Observatory Gallery of Messier Objects
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