Asked in GalaxiesMilky Way Galaxy
What is the nearest elliptical galaxy to the milky way?
December 02, 2009 3:21PM
Messier 32 is a dwarf elliptical galaxy about 2.65
million light years away in the constellation Andromeda
Maffei 1 is a giant elliptical galaxy in the constellation about 10 billion light years away in the constellation Cassiopeia. It is the closest giant elliptical galaxy to the Milky Way