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written by Nick Strobel
This chapter covers the characteristics of other normal galaxies, active galaxies, and finding distances to other galaxies, including the distance-scale ladder. It also includes large-scale structure (galaxy clusters and collisions and superclusters). This website is part of Astronomy notes, an educational resource for introductory astronomy classes for undergraduates.
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Keywords:
Andromeda, Hubble, Humason, Large Magellanic Cloud, Small Magellanic Cloud, galaxy, nebulae
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Metadata instance created June 13, 2005 by Patricia Monahan
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October 26, 2007 by Alea Smith
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N. Strobel, (2006), WWW Document, (http://www.astronomynotes.com/galaxy/s1.htm).
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N. Strobel, Other Galaxies and Active Galaxies (2006), <http://www.astronomynotes.com/galaxy/s1.htm>.
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Strobel, N. (2007, June 2). Other Galaxies and Active Galaxies. Retrieved May 20, 2024, from http://www.astronomynotes.com/galaxy/s1.htm
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Strobel, Nick. Other Galaxies and Active Galaxies. June 2, 2007. http://www.astronomynotes.com/galaxy/s1.htm (accessed 20 May 2024).
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Strobel, Nick. Other Galaxies and Active Galaxies. 2006. 2 June 2007. 20 May 2024 <http://www.astronomynotes.com/galaxy/s1.htm>.
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