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High-Definition Panoramic View of the Andromeda Galaxy

This sweeping bird’s-eye view of a portion of the Andromeda galaxy (M31) is the sharpest image ever taken of our galactic next-door neighbor. Image credit: NASA, ESA, J. Dalcanton, B.F. Williams, and L.C. Johnson (University of Washington), the PHAT team, and R. Gendler

The largest NASA Hubble Space Telescope assembled this picture of a portion of the Andromeda Galaxy (M31). This image, is the sharpest large composite ever taken of our galactic neighbor. If you want, you can read the full article HERE

Prepare to be amazed and feel extremely tiny as you look at this fly-through video created by youtube user Daveachuk. It is a fly-through of the image but zoomed-in.