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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Images of Jupiter's moon Thebe from Galileo

Filed under Jupiter's moons, Galileo, amateur image processing, Jupiter's small moons

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Images of Jupiter's moon Thebe from Galileo Thebe, with a mean diameter of about 100 kilometers, is the second largest of Jupiter's small inner moons. These are all of the images that Galileo obtained of it. The closest view (third column, middle row) has a resolution of 2 km/pixel, although this image is incredibly noisy, rendering an effective resolution somewhat poorer.

NASA / JPL / Ted Stryk

Here is a quick link to all data for the Galileo images of Thebe.

Copyright holder: Ted Stryk

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
Contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder. Original image data dated on or about January 4, 2000

 

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