Images of Nearby Galaxies

These images are in jpeg or gif format. Simply click on the name of the galaxy or it's thumbnail to see an enlarged version and some facts about each galaxy. The galaxy names here come from two different catalogs, the New General Catalog (NGC) and the Messier Catalog (M). In the galaxy names you will see the catalog's abbreviation and then the galaxy's number in that catalog.

These images are of spiral galaxies: