M98 (NGC 4192) is a nearly edge-on, Sb-type spiral galaxy in the constellation Coma Berenices and is a member of the Virgo Cluster.  It is located at a distance of approximately 60 million light years.   More information and additional images of this galaxy can be found at the Messier Index - M98.  

 This is a 7-minute composite image from 28, 15-second exposures taken on 21 May 1999.

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