Andromeda galaxy

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a spiral galaxy in the constellation of Andromeda that is visible to the naked eye

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Caption: The spiral Andromeda galaxy (shown) Is embedded In an Invisible gas bubble that extends nearly halfway to the Milky Way, a study finds.
Washington, July 30 ( ANI ): A new study has revealed the method for measuring the mass of galaxies accurately, according to which Milky Way has half the mass of its neighbor Andromeda Galaxy.
His mum said: "He told me recently 'I'm going to the Andromeda galaxy now - I'm going to go crazy up there, and I'm going to walk again'.
It was probably a supernova from the Andromeda galaxy (or galaxy M31) or from a satellite galaxy of M31", Tsangarides told CNA.
WASHINGTON, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Using data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory, astronomers have discovered an unprecedented bonanza of black holes in the Andromeda Galaxy, one of the nearest galaxies to the Milky Way.
On around March 30 its northward path will take it close to the Andromeda galaxy.
Sir Henry Cecil's French import Andromeda Galaxy completes the British trio that may be eclipsed by the Dermot Weld-trained Caponata, who only just missed out in the Group 2 Blandford Stakes at the Curragh two weeks ago.
reads a handwritten text on the side of Conrad Freiburg's Andromeda Galaxy with Hovering Eye (all works 2011), a viewing device installed in the artist's third solo exhibition at Linda Warren Gallery, "The Blind Light, the Pyre of Night.
Messier Cards,'' named after French astronomer Charles Messier (1730-1817), were developed using his space object catalogue as a reference, and photos of the Andromeda Galaxy, the Pleiades and other astronomical bodies taken at a local science facility and descriptions about them are printed on the cards.
At first, Rubin concluded that the Andromeda galaxy was unusual.
I hope it helps because I'm going to try to convince the person looking through my telescope that the Andromeda galaxy (M31), the gray smudge they can barely see in the eyepiece, really is a galaxy with billions and billions of stars, millions and millions of light years away.
AN international team of astronomers -- led by Puragra Guhathakurta of the University of California-- has identified two new tidal streams in the Andromeda galaxy, the nearest galactic neighbour of the Milky Way.
Pushing the barrel around I located a cloud in the eyepiece, a haze of unearthly light, the famous Andromeda galaxy.
We are all familiar with the double cluster in Perseus, M42, the Orion Nebula, and M31, the Andromeda galaxy, but reports have been trickling their way around the amateur community that much, much fainter objects can be seen.