The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Neptune's Great Dark Spot
Filed under pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Voyager 1 and 2, Neptune
Neptune's Great Dark Spot rotating into view of Voyager 2 late on August 23, 1989. This image is a combination of two images narrow angle camera images taken through the spacecraft's green and clear filters to reduce noise. It has been colorized with three wide angle camera images taken through orange, green, and violet filters.
NASA / JPL-Caltech / Justin Cowart
Original image data dated on or about August 23, 1989.
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