Galaxy Type

imageThe Messier 81 is a spiral galaxy. When I look at the galaxy there is a pinwheel shape to the galaxy. There is also a bulge in the middle where the red arms are surroundings. I am able to see red and blue colours around the galaxy.


The M32 galaxy is elliptical, a dwarf galaxy. This galaxy resembles a thick cigar. Compared to the Messier 81, the M32 has less shape and colour to it. The M32 is the largest and the oldest universe. Elliptical galaxy’s tend to be more 3D than other galaxies.



This galaxy named Coddington’s Nebula is a dwarf irregular galaxy. The Nebula does not have an exact shape or size however, they resemble some parts of the spiral and elliptical galaxy. This galaxy is small and includes dust and gas.

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