Elliptical Galaxy - Universe Today
[/caption] Our own Milky Way is classified as a spiral galaxy. But that’s just one of many classification of galaxies. One of the most common types are elliptical galaxies, named because they have an ellipsoidal (or egg) shape, and a smooth, almost featureless appearance. Elliptical galaxies are usually large, containing hundreds of millions to trillions … Continue reading "Elliptical Galaxy"