The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Venus by Galileo
Filed under pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Venus missions before 2000, Galileo, Venus
Venus as seen by the Galileo spacecraft as it swung by the planet for a gravitational boost on its way to Jupiter in 1990. The image has been processed to increase contrast and remove minor artifacts. The color is added.
NASA / JPL / Bill Dunford
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Original image data dated on or about February 14, 1990
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