By Kailynn Lubotina

What is the Leo?

The Leo is a dwarf spheroidal galaxy in the constellation Leo. At about 820,000 light-years distant, it is a member of the Local Group of galaxies and is thought to be one of the most distant satellites of the Milky Way galaxy.

Fun Facts~

The constellation is visible in both the northern and southern hemispheres.

The latin world for lion is Leo.

Leo is also one of the twelve signs of the Zodiac.




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