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Ganymede from Galileo's C9 flyby

Ganymede from Galileo's C9 flyby

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NASA / JPL / Jason Perry

Ganymede from Galileo's C9 flyby
This seven-image global mosaic of Ganymede was acquired by the Galileo SSI on June 26, 1997.

The mosaic is centered on Ganymede's leading hemisphere, with Galileo Region on the limb at upper left and Perrine Regio near the terminator at upper right. The bright rayed crater Cisti can be seen near the bottom.

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

Original image data dated on or about June 26, 1997

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