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Andromeda Galaxy - Wikipedia


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.

All about the Andromeda galaxy | Clusters Nebulae Galaxies ...


Sep 15, 2016 ... At 2.3 million light-years, the Andromeda galaxy is the closest spiral galaxy to our Milky Way and the most distant thing you can see with your ...

Tonight, find the Andromeda galaxy | Tonight | EarthSky


3 days ago ... Tonight, now that the moon is in a waning gibbous phase and gone from the sky in early evening, find the Andromeda galaxy, the great spiral ...

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 ...

Hubble Space Telescope Takes Sharpest-Ever Image of Andromeda


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

Hubble's High-Definition Panoramic View of the Andromeda Galaxy ...


Jan 5, 2015 ... The largest NASA Hubble Space Telescope image ever assembled, this sweeping bird's-eye view of a portion of the Andromeda galaxy (M31) ...

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.

Find the Andromeda Galaxy in the late summer sky – Astronomy Now


Sep 2, 2016 ... This image of the Andromeda Galaxy, Messier 31, shows the dust lanes between its This image of the Andromeda Galaxy, Messier 31, also ...

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.

National Optical Astronomy Observatory: M31


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 ...

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.