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Which is the nearest spiral galaxy to the milkyway galaxy?
1. Andromeda
2. Canis Major Dwarf Galaxy
3. Canis Minor Dwarf Galaxy
4. The Sagittarius Dwarf Elliptical Galaxy

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Correct Answer - Option 1 : Andromeda

The correct answer is option 1) i.e. Andromeda.

  • Andromeda is the closest spiral galaxy to the milky way galaxy.
  • Canis Major dwarf is the closest galaxy to the milky way galaxy.
  • A Galaxy is made up of millions of stars held together by the force of gravity and these stars account for most of the mass of the galaxy. 
  • Our galaxy is known as Milky way Galaxy (or) Akash Ganga.

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