The Andromeda Galaxy is 2 million light years away from us so what we see now is how it appeared 2 million years ago. It will collide with our Milky Way in 2 billions years from now. The two galaxies are heading towards each other at a rate of 430 km/hr.
If Our Universe Is So Old and Vast, Then Where Are All the Aliens?
Comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy. Taken by Gerald Rhemann on December 13, 2013 @ Jauerling, Lower Austria
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NGC 1316: After Galaxies Collide Image Credit & Copyright: Steve Mazlin, Warren Keller, and Steve Menaker (SSRO / UNC / PROMPT / CTIO)
It's never too early for velociraptors! - sciencesideoftamblr: The Galaxy is a beautiful...