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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

High-resolution global view of Jupiter from Voyager 1

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High-resolution global view of Jupiter from Voyager 1 A 14-frame mosaic of Jupiter from Voyager 1. Most of the data for this mosaic was captured in a 3-by-3 mosaic at around 8:45 on February 27, 1979, but gaps were filled with data taken an hour before and an hour later.

NASA / JPL / Björn Jónsson

The process of assembling this mosaic is described in detail in this blog entry.

Copyright holder: Björn Jónsson

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder. Original image data dated on or about February 27, 1979

 

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