This Small Magellic Cloud is considered as a dwarf irregular galaxy. It has a diameter of about light-years and contains several hundred million stars. This cloud is very small compared to the Milky Way, our light years galaxy.
Galaxies light up the night sky in amazing cosmic vista Can you spot the Milky Way and its closest neighbor, Andromeda, in this stunning vertical panorama? Mway and in upper left corner is it the Andromeda ?