The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Ganymede Mosaic: Perrine Regio
Filed under Jupiter's moons, pretty pictures, Galileo, Ganymede, amateur image processing
Mosaic of 4 GREEN and VIOLET filter Galileo Solid State Imaging (SSI) frames. Red channel was synthesized. Contrast enhanced for better visibility. Global context for this image can be viewed here
NASA / JPL / Gordan Ugarkovic
29GSCAPCOL01 observation, 2000-12-28
Distance: ~70,000 km
Phase angle: ~2.5°
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Original image data dated on or about December 28, 2000
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