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What galaxy can people in the southern hemisphere see?

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Our home Galaxy is the Milky way Galaxy.

It is in the form of a disk of stars with a blob of stars in the centre.

Our Solar system is near the junction of blob and disk, and the Southern Hemisphere looks towards the blob, which appears as a great glittering band across the night sky.

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