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Milky Way-Andromeda Collision

Milky Way-Andromeda Collision

From Year 0 (BCE/CE): 4500000000
Post Date: 03/27/2024

The Milky Way and Andromeda galaxies are expected to collide and merge into a single elliptical galaxy. Despite the dramatic nature of this event, the vast distances between stars mean that direct stellar collisions are unlikely.

Imagined picture of what the Andromed galaxy might look like in the night sky from Earth as the two galaxies begin their collision.
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