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Winds on Jupiter compared to Jupiter cloud structure

Winds on Jupiter compared to Jupiter cloud structure

Joshua Tollefson, Mike Wong, Amy Simon, & others from Hubble OPAL data

Winds on Jupiter compared to Jupiter cloud structure
In the Outer Planet Atmospheres Legacy (OPAL) program, Amy Simon and coworkers use Hubble to image the four outer planets for two consecutive rotations every year. This chart includes 2016 OPAL data and the Jupiter cloud wind speeds that were measured from those images. You can download the data here.

Original image data dated on or about October 20, 2016

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