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Io on Galileo orbit I32

Io on Galileo orbit I32

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NASA / JPL / Ted Stryk

Io on Galileo orbit I32
Galileo acquired this global view of Io on its I32 orbit on October 16, 2001. A faint blue volcanic plume is visible at the upper right of the mosaic.
Planetshine on Io

NASA / JPL / Ted Stryk

Planetshine on Io
The planetshine from Jupiter on Io in this Galileo I32 global view was enough to slightly light up Io's nighttime hemisphere. This image has been enhanced to emphasize the planetshine area. Unfortunately, subtle details in this area are not distinguishable due to Galileo SSI image compression.

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: Ted Stryk

Original image data dated on or about October 16, 2001

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