The following is a list of notable galaxies. There are about 51 galaxies in the
Local Group on the order of 100,000 in our Local ...
Jul 7, 1999 ... Named Galaxies. A number of ... Andromeda galaxy = M31 = NGC 0224, 00 42.7,
+41 16 ... Antennae Galaxies = NGC 4038/9, 12 01.9, -18 52.
Nov 8, 2016 ... With an estimated 100 billion to 200 billion galaxies in the known universe, ...
Here's a look at some of these galaxies with standout names.
Mar 3, 2014 ... Everyone has seen pictures of galaxies in their elementary school ... a
moderately successful French shoegaze/synthpop band named after it.
Dec 24, 2015 ... And sometimes a galaxy has LOTS of different names, such as M87, Virgo A,
NGC 4486, Arp 152, 3C274, IRAS 12282+1240, WMAP ...
In a galaxy far, far away (or perhaps not so far), there's a baby name that suits ...
Altair is the name of the main star in the constellation Aquila, which is known as ...
Mar 10, 2009 ... The Sombrero Galaxy (also known as M104 or NGC 4594) is an unbarred spiral
galaxy in the constellation Virgo. It has a bright nucleus, ...
Elliptical galaxies are shaped as their name suggests. ... The universe's largest
known galaxies are giant elliptical galaxies, which may be as much as two ...
As of 2015, the closest known galaxy to Earth is the Canis Major Dwarf Galaxy. Its
distance from the sun is approximately 25000 lights...
May 28, 1999 ... Galaxies with Proper Names. List by James T. Himer and Barry F. Madore from
the RASC's Observer's Handbook, html'ed by Hartmut Frommert ...