Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Color observation of Io's leading hemisphere
Filed under Jupiter's moons, Io, pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Galileo, Voyager 1 and 2, global views
This mosaic of Io's leading hemisphere is comprised of images acquired by the Galileo Solid-State Imaging Experiment (SSI) during the C10 orbit on September 18 and 19, 1997. New plume deposits at a volcano west of Zal Patera and at Masubi were observed in these images. Color data was taken from Voyager RED and VIOLET filters.
NASA / JPL / Jason Perry
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Original image data dated on or about September 18, 1997
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