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Tohil Mons and Radegast Patera

Tohil Mons and Radegast Patera

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NASA / JPL / Daniel Macháček

Tohil Mons and Radegast Patera
Cross-eye stereographic view of 11-km-high Tohil Mons and Radegast Patera (dark lava lake) on Io. The resolution of these Galileo Solid-State Imaging Experiment (SSI) images is approximately 150 m/pixel and color data was taken from lower resolution images from orbit C21 observations. To get a sense of scale, Radegast Patera has almost same diameter as Endeavour Crater on Mars, where the rover Opportunity is exploring.

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: Daniel Macháček

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