Amalthea in color
Filed under pretty pictures, global views, amateur image processing, Jupiter's moons, Jupiter's small moons, Galileo
Galileo took this three-color image of Jupiter's little moon Amalthea on November 5, 1996, during its third orbit of Jupiter. Galileo was 876,000 kilometers away, viewing Amalthea at a phase angle of 31°.
NASA / JPL / Ted Stryk
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Original image data dated on or about November 5, 1996