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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Galileo over Jupiter's moon Io

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Galileo over Jupiter's moon Io Galileo arrived at Jupiter on December 7, 1995, and plunged into the planet on September 21, 2003. The image shows the spacecraft's high gain antenna fully deployed, whereas in fact it never fully opened.


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