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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Europa mosaic from Galileo's I25 orbit

Filed under Jupiter's moons, Europa, pretty pictures, Galileo, amateur image processing

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Europa mosaic from Galileo's I25 orbit The 12 images comprising this Galileo Solid-State Imaging Experiment (SSI) mosaic were obtained on November 25, 1999 at a distance of 96,000 km from Europa. This is the only good global coverage of Europa's Jupiter facing hemisphere. For aesthetic purposes, some narrow horizontal gaps were filled by cloning nearby data.

NASA / JPL / Björn Jónsson

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 November 25, 1999


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