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Tvashtar Paterae from Galileo Orbit I27

Tvashtar Paterae from Galileo Orbit I27

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NASA / JPL / Ricardo Nunes

Tvashtar Paterae from Galileo Orbit I27
This mosaic of images from the Galileo Solid-State Imaging Experiment (SSI), acquired during the I27 orbit on February 22, 2000, covers the Tvashtar Paterae volcano on Io. The higher resolution images covering the volcano have been processed with a high-pass filter and color balanced, and overlain atop lower resolution images for context.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Ricardo Nunes

Original image data dated on or about February 22, 2000

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