Part of the Patrick Moore's Practical Astronomy Series book series (PATRICKMOORE)


You know, second place is fine if people remember you. NGC 891’s problem is that it’s Andromeda’s second-best galaxy. Not bad, except the constellation’s top dog happens to be one of the sky’s supreme wonders — the Andromeda Galaxy (M31).


Spiral Galaxy Galaxy Cluster Bright Star Bright Galaxy Faint Star 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.MilwaukeeUSA

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