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Neptune and Triton

Neptune and Triton

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NASA/JPLAlson Wong

Neptune and Triton
Crescent Neptune and Triton captured by Voyager 2 in 1989.

I created three separate RGB images from orange, green, and blue filtered images that were aligned on Neptune's limb, the clouds on Neptune, and Triton. I then stacked the three RGB images and used Layer Masks in Photoshop to reveal the clouds and Triton superimposed on the image of Neptune.

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: Alson Wong

Original image data dated on or about September 3, 1989

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