Home     Calendar      About OCA     E Zine     Resources       Image Gallery     Members
    www.ocastronomers.org / gallery/ htm-mess /




Prev M



Next M



Index



Prev Gal



Next Gal

Messier Gallery



M95 (NGC 3351), an 11th-magnitude barred spiral galaxy in Leo.

M95 belongs to the Leo I or M96 group of galaxies, whose distance was recently estimated at 38 million light years, through observations of Cepheid variables made with the Hubble Space Telescope.


Return to OCA Image Gallery Index | Return to OCA Home Page