What is the name of the closest spiral galaxy to our own Milky Way?

The Andromeda Galaxy is the closest spiral galaxy to our Milky Way Galaxy . It is also called galaxy Messier 31, or M31 , named after famous French astronomer Charles Messier (1730-1817).  The size of this galaxy is even bigger than our Milky Way Galaxy.  And also in the night Sky it is larger than … Read more

Astronomers Captured clearest image of Andromeda galaxy

Astronomers Captured clearest image of Andromeda galaxy

By: University of British Columbia Scientists have published a new, detailed radio image of the Andromeda galaxy—the Milky Way’s sister galaxy—which will allow them to identify and study the regions of Andromeda where new stars are born. The study—which is the first to create a radio image of Andromeda at the microwave frequency of 6.6 … Read more