On or near February 13, 2020, the dazzling planet lines up with the Great Square stars Algenib and Alpheratz, helping you to locate the Great Square of Pegasus and the Andromeda galaxy. From Redmond , Andromeda Galaxy is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 21:28 (PDT) and reaching an altitude of 34° above the north-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 03:27. Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select … The bright blue patch near the top left is designated NGC 206, and is a very large open cluster within… Being so near, it also has a very large apparent size: the width of 6 full moons.

Nov 26, 2019 - The Andromeda Galaxy (M31) is one of the nearest galaxies in our local neighbourhood, and is visible to the naked eye from a dark site.