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Galaxy List

The table below lists the constellation locations, names, and images of the galaxies that are marked on the Star Map.

 

Constellation
Galaxy names
Image
Andromeda (grouped with Pegasus constellation on Star Map)

Andromeda galaxy

M31

NGC 224

Photograph of galaxy M31 (the Andromeda galaxy) in the constellation Andromeda.

(Photo: Boris Stromar)

Triangulum

Triangulum

M33

NGC 598

Photograph of galaxy M33 (the Triangulum galaxy) in the constellation Triangulum.

(Photo: Hewholooks)

Ursa Major (near the "ladle" end of the constellation)

M81

NGC 3031

Photograph of galaxy M81 (NGC 3031) in the constellation Ursa Major.

(Photo: NASA/Hubble Heritage Team)

Ursa Major (near the "handle" end of the constellation)

Pinwheel galaxy

M101

NGC 5457

Photograph of galaxy M101 (the Pinwheel galaxy) in the constellation Ursa Major.

(Photo: NASA/ESA)

Canes Venatici

Whirlpool galaxy

M51

NGC 5194

Photograph of galaxy M51 (the Whirlpool galaxy) in the constellation Canes Venatici.

(Photo: NASA/ESA)

Cetus
NGC 247

Photograph of galaxy NGC 247 in the constellation Cetus.

(Photo: NASA)

Leo

M66

NGC 3627

Photograph of galaxy M66 in the constellation Leo.(

Photo: NASA)

Coma Berenices

Black eye galaxy

M64

NGC 4826

Photograph of galaxy M64 (the Black Eye galaxy) in the constellation Coma Berenices.

(Photo: NASA/Hubble Heritage Team)

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