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Nighttime Sky View of Future Galaxy Merger: 4 Billion Years

Nighttime Sky View of Future Galaxy Merger: 4 Billion Years

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NASA, ESA, Z. Levay and R. van der Marel (STScI), T. Hallas, and A. Mellinger

Nighttime Sky View of Future Galaxy Merger: 4 Billion Years
This is an artist's concept of what our night sky might look like in 4 billion years, after a collision between the Milky Way and Andromeda galaxies. Click the image for a full 8-image series.

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Original image data dated on or about June 1, 2012

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