The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Jupiter Seen Through Methane Band Filter
Filed under Jupiter's moons, Cassini, pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Jupiter
Jupiter and moon as seen by the Cassini spacecraft. The image was taken using a filter sensitive to a frequency of light absorbed by methane. This is a composite shot with enhanced contrast and reduced noise.
NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute/Bill Dunford
Original image data dated on or about December 14, 2000.
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