The Brightest Galaxies in the Sky

Name Constellation Magnitude
Name Constellation Magnitude
1 Large Magellanic Cloud Dorado 0.9
2 NGC 292 Tucana 2.2
3 Small Magellanic Cloud Tucana 2.7
4 M31 Andromeda 3.4
5 M33 Triangulum 5.7
6 NGC 3148 Ursa Major 6.6
7 NGC 5128 Centaurus 6.8
8 M81 Ursa Major 6.9
9 M83 Hydra 7.5
10 M101 Ursa Major 7.9
11 NGC 55 Sculptor 7.9
12 M104 Virgo 8.0
13 M110 Andromeda 8.1
14 M32 Andromeda 8.1
15 NGC 6822 Sagittarius 8.1
16 NGC 300 Sculptor 8.1
17 M94 Canes Venatici 8.2
18 NGC 6744 Pavo 8.2
19 M51 Canes Venatici 8.4
20 NGC 2403 Camelopardalis 8.4
21 M106 Canes Venatici 8.4
22 M82 Ursa Major 8.4
23 NGC 1291 Eridanus 8.5
24 M64 Coma Berenices 8.5
25 NGC 1316 Fornax 8.5
26 M63 Canes Venatici 8.6
27 M87 Virgo 8.6
28 M60 Virgo 8.8
29 M77 Cetus 8.9
30 M86 Virgo 8.9
31 NGC 6946 Cygnus 8.9
32 M66 Leo 8.9
33 NGC 3402 Hydra 9.0
34 NGC 3521 Leo 9.0
35 Fornax Fornax 9.0
36 NGC 2903 Leo 9.1
37 NGC 247 Cetus 9.1
38 NGC 4631 Canes Venatici 9.2
39 IC 4820 Pavo 9.2
40 NGC 185 Cassiopeia 9.2
41 NGC 3115 Sextans 9.2
42 M85 Coma Berenices 9.2
43 IC 127 Cetus 9.2
44 NGC 2841 Ursa Major 9.2
45 NGC 6868 Telescopium 9.2
46 M96 Leo 9.2
47 NGC 7793 Sculptor 9.3
48 NGC 4697 Virgo 9.3
49 M65 Leo 9.3
50 M100 Coma Berenices 9.3
51 NGC 1023 Perseus 9.3
52 NGC 1553 Dorado 9.4
53 NGC 2997 Antlia 9.4
54 M74 Pisces 9.5
55 NGC 3628 Leo 9.5
56 NGC 1097 Fornax 9.5
57 NGC 7331 Pegasus 9.5
58 IC 10 Cassiopeia 9.5
59 NGC 147 Cassiopeia 9.5
60 M90 Virgo 9.5
61 NGC 5195 Canes Venatici 9.6
62 NGC 3621 Hydra 9.6
63 NGC 1399 Fornax 9.6
64 NGC 4526 Virgo 9.6
65 NGC 4699 Virgo 9.6
66 NGC 1365 Fornax 9.6
67 NGC 4449 Canes Venatici 9.6
68 NGC 5102 Centaurus 9.7
69 M58 Virgo 9.7
70 NGC 1407 Eridanus 9.7
71 NGC 1672 Dorado 9.7
72 NGC 1398 Fornax 9.7
73 NGC 4125 Draco 9.7
74 NGC 1566 Dorado 9.7
75 M95 Leo 9.7
76 NGC 4494 Coma Berenices 9.7
77 M89 Virgo 9.8
78 M105 Leo 9.8
79 NGC 4490 Canes Venatici 9.8
80 NGC 1549 Dorado 9.8
81 NGC 2683 Lynx 9.8
82 NGC 4535 Virgo 9.8
83 NGC 3923 Hydra 9.8
84 NGC 3184 Ursa Major 9.8
85 M59 Virgo 9.8
86 M109 Ursa Major 9.8
87 NGC 3344 Leo Minor 9.9
88 M99 Coma Berenices 9.9
89 NGC 2768 Ursa Major 9.9
90 NGC 1232 Eridanus 9.9
91 NGC 5866 Draco 9.9
92 NGC 891 Andromeda 9.9
93 NGC 4214 Canes Venatici 9.9
94 NGC 1808 Columba 9.9
95 NGC 4753 Virgo 9.9
96 NGC 1433 Horologium 10.0
97 NGC 5322 Ursa Major 10.0
98 NGC 3585 Hydra 10.0
99 NGC 1313 Reticulum 10.0
100 NGC 3384 Leo 10.0
101 M102 Draco 10.0
102 NGC 1404 Eridanus 10.0
103 NGC 5068 Virgo 10.0
104 NGC 4216 Virgo 10.0
105 IC 1613 Cetus 10.0
106 NGC 4559 Coma Berenices 10.0
107 NGC 3109 Hydra 10.0
108 NGC 2935 Hydra 10.0
109 NGC 4236 Draco 10.1
110 NGC 4450 Coma Berenices 10.1
111 M108 Ursa Major 10.1
112 NGC 3953 Ursa Major 10.1
113 NGC 936 Cetus 10.1
114 NGC 4395 Canes Venatici 10.1
115 NGC 4414 Coma Berenices 10.1
116 NGC 925 Triangulum 10.1
117 NGC 134 Sculptor 10.1
118 M98 Coma Berenices 10.1
119 NGC 3077 Ursa Major 10.1
120 NGC 4278 Coma Berenices 10.2
121 NGC 2784 Hydra 10.2
122 NGC 2976 Ursa Major 10.2
123 NGC 4438 Virgo 10.2
124 NGC 1792 Columba 10.2
125 NGC 908 Cetus 10.2
126 NGC 4762 Virgo 10.2
127 NGC 5248 Bootes 10.2
128 NGC 720 Cetus 10.2
129 NGC 4473 Coma Berenices 10.2
130 NGC 4976 Centaurus 10.2
131 NGC 4244 Canes Venatici 10.2
132 NGC 4429 Virgo 10.2
133 NGC 1617 Dorado 10.3
134 NGC 6503 Draco 10.3
135 NGC 3489 Leo 10.3
136 NGC 2681 Ursa Major 10.3
137 NGC 1332 Eridanus 10.3
138 NGC 1344 Fornax 10.3
139 NGC 488 Pisces 10.3
140 NGC 772 Aries 10.3
141 NGC 4546 Virgo 10.3
142 NGC 3198 Ursa Major 10.3
143 NGC 7424 Grus 10.4
144 NGC 3938 Ursa Major 10.4
145 NGC 3631 Ursa Major 10.4
146 NGC 4856 Virgo 10.4
147 NGC 3726 Ursa Major 10.4
148 NGC 5364 Virgo 10.4
149 NGC 4527 Virgo 10.4
150 NGC 7507 Sculptor 10.4
151 NGC 5907 Draco 10.4
152 NGC 4459 Coma Berenices 10.4
153 NGC 5061 Hydra 10.4
154 NGC 4274 Coma Berenices 10.4
155 NGC 2442 Volans 10.4
156 NGC 1300 Eridanus 10.4
157 NGC 2613 Pyxis 10.4
158 NGC 4477 Coma Berenices 10.4
159 NGC 3640 Leo 10.4
160 NGC 6684 Pavo 10.4
161 NGC 1559 Reticulum 10.4
162 NGC 5813 Virgo 10.5
163 NGC 1052 Cetus 10.5
164 IC 5267 Grus 10.5
165 NGC 5101 Hydra 10.5
166 NGC 1574 Reticulum 10.5
167 NGC 2775 Cancer 10.5
168 NGC 584 Cetus 10.5
169 NGC 5253 Centaurus 10.5
170 M84 Virgo 10.5
171 NGC 4517 Virgo 10.5
172 NGC 7814 Pegasus 10.5
173 NGC 4596 Virgo 10.5
174 IC 342 Camelopardalis 10.5
175 NGC 4958 Virgo 10.5
176 NGC 5247 Virgo 10.5
177 NGC 4654 Virgo 10.5
178 NGC 4442 Virgo 10.5
179 NGC 4088 Ursa Major 10.5
180 NGC 5363 Virgo 10.5
181 NGC 4656 Canes Venatici 10.5
182 NGC 1350 Fornax 10.5
183 NGC 3486 Leo Minor 10.5
184 NGC 3412 Leo 10.5
185 NGC 1512 Horologium 10.5
186 NGC 1326 Fornax 10.5
187 NGC 5566 Virgo 10.6
188 NGC 4536 Virgo 10.6
189 NGC 7552 Grus 10.6
190 NGC 3359 Ursa Major 10.6
191 NGC 4314 Coma Berenices 10.6
192 NGC 1055 Cetus 10.6
193 NGC 4754 Virgo 10.6
194 NGC 1543 Reticulum 10.6
195 NGC 5746 Virgo 10.6
196 NGC 524 Pisces 10.6
197 NGC 4643 Virgo 10.6
198 NGC 4096 Ursa Major 10.6
199 NGC 3945 Ursa Major 10.6
200 NGC 6384 Ophiuchus 10.6

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