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Categories: Astronomical objects discovered in 1781, Messier objects, Discoveries by Charles Messier, PGC objects, NGC objects
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Messier 87  3C 274  Arp 152  elliptical galaxy M87  galaxy M87
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Messier 87 is a supergiant elliptical galaxy with several trillion stars in the constellation Virgo. Wikipedia
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Messier 87 is a supergiant elliptical galaxy with several trillion stars in the constellation Virgo. Wikipedia
The central galaxy of the Virgo Cluster of galaxies, which in turn is the central cluster of the Virgo Supercluster (Local Supercluster) of galaxies, which in turn is the local lobe of the Laniakea Supercluster. (The Earth, its Solar System, and our Milky Way Galaxy are contained within the Local Supercluster.). Wiktionary