Jun 1, 2012
Sky effect figures when the Milky Way and Andromeda meet after 3.75 billion years. (Image from NASA)
May 31, 2012, NASA released the renderings of the night sky before the collision of the Milky Way and Andromeda. It’s reported that, according to NASA, the Milky Way and Andromeda will start to collide after about 4 billion years, and ultimately become a new galaxy after 60 million years.
Illustration sequence of the Milky Way and Andromeda Galaxy colliding
The Milky Way now