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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Jupiter's North Tropical Zone

Filed under pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Voyager 1 and 2, Jupiter

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Jupiter's North Tropical Zone This Voyager 1 mosaic shows the southern edge of the North Tropical Zone near the top of the image, and the NTrZ/NEB boundary in the lower portion. The images comprising this mosaic were acquired at a distance of ~1.4 million kilometers from Jupiter's center at a resolution of ~14 km/pixel.

NASA / JPL-Caltech / Björn Jónsson

Wide angle context view

NASA / JPL-Caltech / Björn Jónsson

Wide angle context view
The white boxes denote the location of the mosaic above.

Original image data dated on or about March 4, 1979.

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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: Björn Jónsson

 

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