Galileo Probe Entry Site on Jupiter

This is one out of four enlarged Hubble images of Jupiter's equatorial region and it shows clouds sweeping across the predicted Galileo probe entry site, which is at the exact center of each frame (a small white dot has been inserted at the centered at the predicted entry site).


Reta Beebe (New Mexico State University), and NASA/ESA

About the Image

NASA press release
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Release date:9 November 1995, 06:00
Size:241 x 241 px

About the Object

Name:Galileo Probe, Jupiter
Type:Solar System : Planet : Type : Gas Giant
Solar System : Technology : Spacecraft : Probe
Category:Solar System

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