The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
High-resolution global view of Jupiter from Voyager 1
Filed under pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Voyager 1 and 2, best of, global views, Jupiter
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.
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Original image data dated on or about February 27, 1979
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