Andromeda XI

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Andromeda XI
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Andromeda
Right ascension 00h 46.3m
Declination +33° 48′
Distance 2.6 ± 325 Mly (830 kpc)
Type dSph
Apparent size (V) 0.5 arcmin
Notable features satellite galaxy of the Andromeda Galaxy
Other designations
And XI, PGC 5056923
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

Andromeda XI (And 11) is a dwarf spheroidal galaxy about 2.6 million light-years away from the Sun in the constellation Andromeda. Discovered in 2006, And XI is a satellite galaxy of the Andromeda Galaxy (M31).

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