Black Eye Galaxy, also known as Evil Eye Galaxy, Messier 64, M64, NGC 4826, PGC 44182 and UGC 8062, is a Spiral Galaxy located inside The Coma Berenices Constellation. Evil Eye Galaxy is located 17 Million Light Years from Earth. Black Eye Galaxy has 100 Billion Stars and has a mass of 0.4 Billion Solar Masses. The Black Eye Galaxy can be seen by anyone with a small telescope.
Profile of Black Eye Galaxy
Evil Eye Galaxy was discovered on March of 1779 by English Astronomer Edward Pigott. Black Eye Galaxy is a type 2 Seyfert Galaxy. It has an HII/LINER nucleus. The Interstellar medium of Evil Eye Galaxy is duo counter-rotating disks that about equal in mass.
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