Tag: galaxies

Arp 244 (The Antennae Galaxies)

April 3, 2022

Antennae Galaxies are NGC 4038 and NGC 4039 interacting galaxies located in the Corvus galaxy about 60 million light-years from Earth. It was discovered in 1785 by the British astronomer Friedrich Wilhelm Herschel.As a result of the collision between the two galaxies mentioned above, The dust particles formed into two tails, which got its name…

Planets outside the Milky Way

October 17, 2021

Exoplanets are planets outside the Solar System. NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope and some other terrestrial telescopes have detected many such aliens. As of February 1, 2020, 3900 extraterrestrials have been confirmed in 2894 planetary families. But all of these planets revolve around stars in our parent galaxy, the Milky Way. In May 2018, astronomers at…

The nearest galaxy to Earth

August 24, 2021

It is a galaxy held in place by the gravitational pull of many celestial objects and bodies, including stars, planets, moons, comets, and asteroids. The universe is made up of billions of galaxies. Earth is a small planet in a galaxy known as the Milky Way galaxy, and is just one of billions of galaxies…

Every dot is a galaxy

August 22, 2021

Assuming that the following are the stars, you are mistaken. Each tiny dot is a galaxy of billions of stars. Do you still think that we are alone and that man is a great event?