The nearby group of galaxies that includes the Milky Way, the Andromeda Galaxy (M31), Triangulum Galaxy (M33) and many dwarf galaxies. In total it includes at least 54 members.

The Andromeda Galaxy is the largest galaxy in the Local Group (credit:- Adam Evans)

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Sky Highlights - April 2017

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