The Andromeda galaxy is 2.54 million light years away from Earth, which means that it takes 2.54 million years for light from Earth to reach it. This distance is an accepted averag...
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Messier 31 is a Spiral galaxy located in the constellation Andromeda.
The Andromeda Galaxy (/ænˈdrɒmɨdə/), also known as Messier 31, M31, or
NGC 224, is a spiral galaxy approximately 780 kiloparsecs (2.5 million light-years
Sep 19, 2015 ... At 2.3 million light-years, the Andromeda galaxy is the closest spiral galaxy to our
Milky Way. It's the most distant thing you can see with your ...
The many "personalities" of our great galactic neighbor, the Andromeda galaxy
, are exposed in this new composite image from NASA's Galaxy
Evolution Explorer and the Spitzer Space Telescope.
Hints of pinkish purple depict regions where the galaxy's
populations of hot, h... More »
The largest NASA Hubble Space Telescope image ever assembled, this portion
of the Andromeda galaxy is the sharpest large composite image ever taken of ...
May 7, 2015 ... Scientists using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have discovered that the
immense halo of gas enveloping the Andromeda galaxy, our ...
May 8, 2012 ... The Andromeda galaxy is the most distant object in the sky that you can see with
your unaided eye. It's also on a collision course with our Milky ...
Sep 16, 2015 ... We explore both the easy and challenging sides to viewing the Andromeda
Galaxy in binoculars.
Aug 15, 2015 ... This image of the Andromeda Galaxy, Messier 31, also shows its satellite
galaxies, Messier 110 (top) and Messier 32 (lower right of M31's ...