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Galaxy - Wikipedia

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A galaxy is a gravitationally bound system of stars, stellar remnants, interstellar gas, dust, and ..... Galaxies come in three main types: ellipticals, spirals, and irregulars. A slightly more exte...

Types and Classification of Galaxies

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Apr 18, 2000 ... There are three main types of galaxies: Elliptical, Spiral, and Irregular. Two of these three types are further divided and classified into a system ...

Types of Galaxies - Spiral, Elliptical & Irregular Galaxies - Space Facts

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It uses the three main types, and then further breaks them down by specific characteristics ... Spiral galaxies are the most common type in the universe. Our Milky ...

Galaxies - Astronomy For Kids - KidsAstronomy.com

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Learn About Galaxies With KidsAstronomy.com. There are billions of ... There are three kinds of Galaxies, Spiral, Elliptical, and Irregular. The only difference ...

Types of Galaxies | StarDate Online

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The most beautiful galaxies are called spirals. The Milky Way is a spiral, and so is the Andromeda galaxy (M31).

Lecture 32: Types of Galaxies

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Feb 24, 2003 ... Astronomy 162: Professor Barbara Ryden. Monday, February 24. TYPES OF GALAXIES. ``What a pleasure it is to mix one's mind with ...

Types of Galaxies - University of Arizona

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Key points: Basic types of galaxy - spiral, barred, elliptical, irregular; types vs. distance (how young galaxies differ from those around us). Spiral galaxies are the ...

Types of Galaxies | Galaxy Zoo

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May 12, 2010 ... ... the Universe - they made it much larger! This time I'm going to quickly outline the basic types of galaxies and the kind of sizes and distances…

galaxy - Types of galaxies | astronomy | Britannica.com

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Apr 13, 2016 ... Learn about the three general types of galaxies: spiral, elliptical, and ... In The Hubble Atlas of Galaxies (1961), the American astronomer Allan ...

Types of Galaxies - Astronomy Notes

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Jun 17, 2002 ... Types of Galaxies. Chapter index in this window — — Chapter index in separate window. This material (including images) is copyrighted!