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Can you name the galaxies in our Local Group?

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Distance (center)Galaxy nameType and radius
25,000 lyBarred spiral; 51,000 ly
25,000 lyIrregular; 2,600 ly
65,000 lyDwarf spheroidal; 660 ly
120,000 lyDwarf spheroidal; 80 ly
160,000 lyIrregular; 15,900 ly
200,000 lyDwarf spheroidal; 740 ly
200,000 lyBarred spiral; 9,200 ly
210,000 lyDwarf elliptical; 900 ly
260,000 lyDwarf elliptical; 1,500 ly
270,000 lyDwarf elliptical; 1,400 ly
280,000 lyDwarf elliptical; 1,200 ly
330,000 lyDwarf elliptical; 1,100 ly
330,000 lyDwarf spheroidal; 100 ly
450,000 lyDwarf spheroidal; 1,100 ly
720,000 lyDwarf spheroidal; 3,200 ly
810,000 lyDwarf elliptical; 1,200 ly
1,400,000 lyIrregular; 1,000 ly
1,800,000 lyIrregular; 4,000 ly
2,000,000 lyElliptical; 2,300 ly
2,200,000 lyDwarf elliptical; 1,100 ly
2,200,000 lyIrregular; 1,700 ly
Distance (center)Galaxy nameType and radius
2,300,000 lyElliptical; 4,400 ly
2,500,000 lyDwarf elliptical; 1,600 ly
2,500,000 lyDwarf spheroidal; 900 ly
2,500,000 lyElliptical; 7,000 ly
2,500,000 lyDwarf spheroidal; 1,800 ly
2,500,000 lyIrregular; 730 ly
2,600,000 lyDwarf spheroidal; 640 ly
2,600,000 lySpiral; 71,000 ly
2,600,000 lyDwarf spheroidal; 1,500 ly
2,800,000 lyElliptical; 3,400 ly
2,800,000 lySpiral; 28,000 ly
2,900,000 lyDwarf elliptical; 1,200 ly
3,000,000 lyIrregular; 2,200 ly
3,000,000 lyIrregular; 5,100 ly
3,500,000 lyIrregular; 1,500 ly
4,000,000 lyDwarf elliptical; 1,200 ly
4,000,000 lyBarred spiral; 11,000 ly
4,200,000 lyIrregular; 1,200 ly
4,300,000 lyIrregular; 3,700 ly
4,400,000 lyIrregular; 3,300 ly
7,300,000 lyIrregular; 5,000 ly

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