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Europa peeks from behind Jupiter

Europa peeks from behind Jupiter

NASA / JPL / Daniel Macháček

Europa peeks from behind Jupiter
On July 3, 1979, as Voyager 2 approached Jupiter, it caught Europa coyly ducking behind Jupiter's dark limb.

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Original image data dated on or about July 3, 1979

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