The Andromeda Galaxy

An HST image of M31's core and two ground-based views.

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About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo9318b
Type:Collage
Release date:20 July 1993, 06:00
Size:3552 x 2032 px

About the Object

Name:Andromeda Galaxy, IRAS 00400+4059, M 31, Messier 31, NGC 224
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
• Local Universe : Galaxy : Component : Center/Core
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
Distance:2 million light years

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
V
Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC1

Notes: The first two images in the strip were captured by ground-based telescopes, the third (right) image is from the Hubble Space Telescope.


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