Uranus on November 13, 2011, from Keck
Filed under pretty pictures, global views, Uranus, optical telescopes
A view of Uranus, which features a couple of bright spots and one dark one, taken from the adaptive optics equipped Keck II telescope. The image was taken at a near-infrared wavelength of 1.6 microns.
Larry Sromovsky (U. Wisc.) and Keck Observatory
Original image data dated on or about November 13, 2011