Triangulum Galaxy – Messier 33

The Triangulum Galaxy or Triangulum Nebula is a spiral galaxy in the constellation Triangulum. The Galaxy is about 2.750.000 LJ away from us and has an expanse of 55.000 LJ. Other catalog numers are: Messier 33, M33, NGC 598.
Messier 33 consists of about 40 billion stars.

Messier 33 Triangulum Galaxy
Screenshot from “Our Galaxy”.
The position of M33 to Milky Way. Red dots are more galaxies in the local group.