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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Example Venus Monitoring Camera images from Venus Express

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Example Venus Monitoring Camera images from Venus Express Nine images from Venus Express display some of the variety of features visible in Venus' clouds in the VMC data set: global views, atmospheric waves, features that appear dark in the UV, a bright south polar band, thermal emission from the surface, and so on.

ESA / MPS, Katlenburg-Lindau, Germany / Bjorn Jonsson

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Original image data dated on or about August 22, 2010.

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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: Björn Jónsson


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