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Ask an Astronomer: What Is the Nearest Galaxy to the Milky Way?

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There isn't an easy answer to the question: What is the nearest galaxy to the Milky Way? The Andromeda Galaxy is the closest complete galaxy; however, astronomers have found several dwarf galaxies orbiting the Milky Way. Part of the "Ask an Astronomer" series.

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