Milky Way Galaxy Atlas


Galaxy List

Galaxy Type

Milky Way
Galaxy

NA

160,000
LY

12.6
Billion
Years

400
Billion
Stars

3
Trillion
Planets

1

1

Earth

Home
Galaxy





Sagittarius Dwarf

71,000
dSph


Local
Group



10,000








Orbits
Milky
Way




Ursa
Major II Dwarf

98,000

Local
Group


1,800








Orbits
Milky
Way




Large
Magellanic
Cloud

163,000
Irr/SB


Local
Group


14,000








Orbits
Milky
Way





Bootes I

197,000
d Sph


Local
Group










Orbits
Milky
Way




Small
Magellanic
Cloud

206,000
SBm


Local
Group


7,000








Orbits
Milky
Way





Ursa Minor
Dwarf

225,000
dE4


Local
Group










Orbits
Milky
Way





Draco
Dwarf

258,000
dE0



1,900








Orbits
Milky
Way





Sextans
Dwarf

281,000
dSph


Local
Group


8,400








Orbits
Milky
Way





Sculptor
Dwarf

287,000
dE3


Local
Group










Orbits
Milky
Way




Ursa
Major I
Dwarf

330,000
dSph


Local
Group



3,000








Orbits
Milky
Way





Carina
Dwarf

330,000
dE3


Local
Group


1,600








Orbits
Milky
Way





Fornax
Dwarf

460,000
dSph


Local
Group










Orbits
Milky
Way





Leo II
Dwarf

701,000
dE0


Local
Group



4,100








Orbits
Milky
Way





Leo I
Dwarf

820,000
dE3


Local
Group










Orbits
Milky
Way





Leo T
Dwarf

1.37
Million
G


Local
Group


2,300








Orbits
Milky
Way




Phoenix
Dwarf
Galaxy

1.44
Million
IAm


Local
Group










Orbits
Milky
Way





Barnard's
Galaxy

1.630
Million
IBm


Local
Group


7,000








Orbits
Milky
Way





NGC 185

2.010
Million
dE3


Local
Group










Orbits
Andromeda





Andromeda
II

2.130
Million
dE0


Local
Group










Orbits
Andromeda





IC 10

2.200
Million
dlrr IV


Local
Group










Orbits
Andromeda





NGC 147

2.200
Million
dE5











Orbits
Andromeda





Leo A

2.250
Million
IBm V


Local
Group









Orbits
Milky
Way





IC 1613

2.350
Million
IABsm


Local
Group










Orbits
Andromeda





Andromeda
I

2.430
Million
dE3







Orbits
Andromeda





Andromeda
III

2.440
Million
dE3


Local
Group










Orbits
Andromeda





Cetus
Dwarf

2.460
Million
dSph


Local
Group










Orbits
Andromeda





M32

2.480
Million
E2


Local
Group


6,500








Orbits
Andromeda





Andromeda
VII

2.490
Million
dSph


Local
Group










Orbits
Andromeda





Andromeda
IX

2.500
Million
dE


Local
Group










Orbits
Andromeda





LG3

2.510
Million
dSph










Orbits
Triangulum





Andromeda
V

2.520
Million
dSph


Local
Group










Orbits
Andromeda





Pegasus
Dwarf

2.550
Million
dSph


Local
Group









Orbits
Andromeda





Andromeda
VIII

2.700
Million
dSph


Local
Group










Orbits
Andromeda





Andromeda
Galaxy

2.560
Million
SAb


Local
Group

100
Million
Solar Mass

220,000
LY

2,000
LY

10
Billion
Years

1
Trillion
Stars

8
Trillion
Planets

0
Planets

0

0
Largest
Local
Group
Galaxy