Category: Galaxies

M33 – The Triangulum Galaxy

M33 has a diameter of about 60,000 light-years, about 60% the size of our own Milky Way.   It is a spiral galaxy approximately 3 million light years from Earth, located in the constellation Triangulum. It is third largest member of the galactic Local Group, behind Andromeda and our own Milky Way.  Like Andromeda, it can be […]