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Andromeda Galaxy


The Andromeda Galaxy also known as Messier 31, M31, or NGC 224, is a spiral galaxy approximately 780 kiloparsecs (2.5 million light-years) from Earth.

Andromeda galaxy: Milky Way's next-door neighbor | Clusters ...


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 ...

We're on a collision course with the Andromeda Galaxy


Jan 22, 2016 ... An epic war is coming between our home galaxy and the Andromeda Galaxy, which is currently racing toward us at a speed of 250,000 mph.

Andromeda Galaxy Facts - Space Facts


The Andromeda Galaxy (M31) is the closest large galaxy to the Milky Way and is one of a few galaxies that can be seen unaided from the Earth. In approximately ...

Andromeda Galaxy - SolStation.com


Information about the Andromeda Galaxy with descriptions and pictures.

APOD: 2015 August 30 - M31: The Andromeda Galaxy


Aug 30, 2015 ... Explanation: What is the nearest major galaxy to our own Milky Way Galaxy? Andromeda. In fact, our Galaxy is thought to look much like ...

How to Find the Andromeda Galaxy: 7 Steps (with Pictures)


How to Find the Andromeda Galaxy. The Andromeda Galaxy, also known as M31 or "the Great Spiral Galaxy",Lisa Miles and Alastair Smith, The Usborne Book ...

Multiwavelength Messier 31 - The Andromeda Galaxy - Cool Cosmos


Messier 31 is more commonly referred to as the Andromeda Galaxy, and apart from our Milky Way, is arguably the most well-known galaxy. It is the nearest ...

Atlas of the Andromeda Galaxy - NED


Atlas of the Andromeda Galaxy. Paul W. Hodge. UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON PRESS. Seattle and London. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS · INTRODUCTION.

Messier Object 31 - SEDS Messier Database


Messier 31 (M31, NGC 224) is the famous Andromeda galaxy, our nearest large neighbor galaxy, forming the Local Group of galaxies together with its ...

Messier 31 (Andromeda Galaxy)
Apparent Magnitude: 3.4
Distance from Earth: 2500 kly
NGC/IC Number: NGC 224
Messier 31 is a Spiral galaxy located in the constellation Andromeda.
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Hubble Telescope Captures Best View Ever of the Andromeda Galaxy


Jan 8, 2015 ... The Hubble Space Telescope has taken the sharpest-ever image of the Andromeda Galaxy. See it here.

Andromeda Galaxy - National Optical Astronomy Observatory


The Andromeda Galaxy. [M31]. About this image. This picture shows M31 (NGC 224) and its small companions M32 (NGC 221), lower center, and NGC 205 ...

Andromeda Galaxy | NASA


Jun 12, 2013 ... Data from Chandra have been used to discover 26 black hole candidates in the Milky Way's galactic neighbor, Andromeda.