M106 is a spiral galaxy in Canes Venatici

NGC 4248  @ 13.6 magnitude is lower left and other distant galaxies are visible in the image

Backyard image with 12" LX200 GPS / ST8E / CFW8 on 4-21-02

60 min. lum unbinned, 20 red, green and 30 blue 2x2

Camera cooled to -20c / oat 60F